Saturday, July 14, 2012

ESA Today

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The Center for Biological Diversity, E.O. Wilson & Thomas Lovejoy have filed the largest ever Endangered Species Act petition for reptiles and amphibians.

Feds: NM springsnail warrants species protection
Federal wildlife officials have decided that the Chupadera springsnail deserves protection under the Endangered Species Act.
 Wolverines' Eating Habits Could Be Altered By Climate Change
Their vulnerability to warming landed them as a "candidate for protection" in 2010 under the U.S. Endangered Species Act. As such, ever year the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service will review the wolverines' status and work with others to implement
 
Petition seeks to protect 7 Georgia critters
Seven Georgia critters are listed in a petition that seeks Endangered Species Act protection for 53 of the nation's most threatened species of amphibians and reptiles. In the largest petition to focus only on amphibians and reptiles, the Center for ...
Pot farm poison; study find marijuana grows likely responsible for mammal deaths
... Arcata City Councilman Mark Wheetley of the study produced by biologists from University of California Davis documenting the deaths of fishers, reclusive members of the Mustelid family that are candidates for protection under the Endangered Species ...
Indian Businessman in New York Pleads Guilty to Illegal Ivory Sales
A condition of any such permit is that the applicant or licensee may only sell ivory that meets strict federal requirements regarding proof that the ivory is antique or pre-dates the listing of the species under the US Endangered Species Act (ESA). In ...
Poisons On Public Lands Put Wildlife at Risk
Fishers in California, Oregon and Washington have been declared a candidate species for listing under the federal Endangered Species Act. Fishers, a member of the weasel family, likely become exposed to the rat poison when eating animals that have ..
Ugly and fearsome, it needs protection
That's why the Center for Biological Diversity, an environmental non-profit based in Arizona, has included it in a petition to protect 53 species of amphibians and reptiles under the Endangered Species Act. Four of those 53 are found in Tennessee ...
Rat poison in remote pot gardens linked to rare wildlife deaths
The sample group of the rare animals, which could be listed for protection under the Endangered Species Act, were found over a five-year period ending in 2011 in Northern California and in the southern Sierra Nevada range. Some of the dead animals were ...
What I Want in Montana's Next Governor
From Obamacare to the Environmental Protection Agency to the Endangered Species Act, the Federal Government itself has been the biggest obstacle to Montana's prosperity, welfare and economic development. The Obama administration and Congress ...
 Wolverines Endangered Species Act
Wolverines Endangered, Wolverine Food Habits, Endangered Species Wolverines, Wolverines Endangered Species, ...
John W. Shields Interstate Streams Engineer Wyoming State ...
In turn, we foresee that. Endangered Species Act compliance being provided for water projects across the Upper. Colorado and San Juan river basins would be ...

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