User: flenvcenter Topic: Biodiversity-Regional
Category: Protection :: Policy
Last updated: May 22 2018 02:20 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Two huge wins for Colorado’s conservation future 22.5.2018 Denver Post: Opinion
Colorado’s iconic mountain ranges, farms and ranchlands, parks, rivers and open spaces are an undeniable part of our shared identity as Coloradans. We live in a state where three in four residents consider themselves conservationists, and 87% understand that Colorado’s open lands and outdoor lifestyle give the state an economic advantage.
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Heritage at stake 3.5.2018 Editorials – The Indian Express
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Will Red Fort Become Dalmia Red Fort ? 30.4.2018 Opinion – The Indian Express
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Grizzly bears wanted alive, not dead 27.4.2018 Denver Post: Opinion
In the early 1800s, somewhere between 47,000 and 72,000 grizzly bears existed in the lower 48 states. Now, they number fewer than 2,000.
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Conservation groups challenge suspension of Obama ruling aimed at easing oil, gas pollution 21.4.2018 Headlines: All Headlines
Conservation groups on Friday filed a motion in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit seeking to halt the suspension of the Bureau of Land Management’s Waste Prevention Rule.
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First test tube bison born at CSU joins conservation herd in Larimer County 20.4.2018 Headlines: All Headlines
Technology that led to the first bison calf born at Colorado State University through in vitro fertilization is being heralded as a breakthrough for not only the bison herd but other species as well.
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A fierce opponent of the Endangered Species Act is picked to oversee Interior’s wildlife policy 5.4.2018 Denver Post: All Political News
Susan Combs, a former Texas state official who compared proposed endangered species listings to "incoming Scud missiles" and continued to fight the Endangered Species Act after she left government, now has a role in overseeing federal wildlife policy.
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Zinke supports restoration of grizzlies in North Cascades 24.3.2018 Denver Post: All Political News
The federal government intends to restore grizzly bears in the remote North Cascade Mountains of Washington state, a goal that represents "the American conservation ethic come to life," Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke said Friday.
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Colorado’s native humpback chub may move from endangered species list, but fish still needs help to survive 23.3.2018 Denver Post: Local
After decades of trying to rescue the Colorado River's imperiled humpback chub natives that settlers once scorned as "trash fish" and tried to eradicate, federal wildlife authorities on Thursday pronounced them stable.
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President Trump, Ryan Zinke’s wildlife protection board stuffed with trophy hunters 16.3.2018 Headlines: All Headlines
A new U.S. advisory board created to help rewrite federal rules for importing the heads and hides of African elephants, lions and rhinos is stacked with trophy hunters, including some members with direct ties to President Donald Trump and his family.
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Wyoming legislation seeks conservation fee at Yellowstone 11.2.2018 Headlines: All Headlines
A proposal introduced in the Wyoming Legislature advocates for imposing a fee at Yellowstone National Park to help pay for wildlife conservation efforts in the states surrounding the park.
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Team from India to help Myanmar conserve dwindling tiger species 11.2.2018 India – The Indian Express
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Red wolves may be going extinct in the wild — again 7.2.2018 Denver Post: National News Headlines
The story of the rise and fall of the experimental red wolf population at the Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge is a testament to the power of the Endangered Species Act to protect wildlife - and its limitations.
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A Montana bill takes aim at wilderness study areas 2.2.2018 High Country News Most Recent
Sen. Steve Daines wants to slash protections for some of the state’s wildest land.
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U.S. conservationist, Chile sign creation of national parks 30.1.2018 Denver Post: National News Headlines
Chilean President Michelle Bachelet signed decrees Monday creating vast new national parks using lands donated by a U.S. conservation organization in what is believed to be the largest private donation of land ever from a private entity to a country.
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In Montana, houses are replacing farmland 15.1.2018 High Country News Most Recent
Can lessons from Vermont keep local agriculture alive?
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More energy development slated for prime sage grouse habitat 12.1.2018 High Country News Most Recent
The Trump administration will allow oil and gas leasing in key sagebrush lands.
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The Endangered Species Act itself could go extinct 9.1.2018 Writers on the Range
Congress and the Trump administration threaten an act vital to wildlife and habitat.
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Interior revokes climate change and mitigation policies 5.1.2018 High Country News Most Recent
Many regulations were axed because they are ‘burdens’ to energy development.
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For endangered species, politics replaces science 4.1.2018 High Country News Most Recent
A leaked Fish and Wildlife memo suggests a shift away from science.
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