User: flenvcenter Topic: Biodiversity-Regional
Category: Specific Organisms :: Fish
Last updated: Jun 14 2019 19:36 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Washington’s giant sea snail still needs saving 14.6.2019 High Country News Most Recent
The state’s pinto abalone population is 97% lower today than in 1992. Will adding it to endangered species list help?
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The key to endangered species recovery? Communication. 15.5.2019 High Country News Most Recent
A retired federal biologist says Trump’s Interior Department is more business as usual than critics claim.
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Alaskans at war with U.S. military over readiness exercises 8.5.2019 High Country News Most Recent
The small town of Cordova, dependent on salmon fishing, is fighting for control of its waters.
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We’re destroying the biodiversity we depend on 6.5.2019 High Country News Most Recent
A new U.N. study shows that up to 1 million species risk extinction because humans use up nature much faster than it can be replenished.
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Broncos’ Von Miller won’t face charges for catching hammerhead shark off coast of Miami 23.4.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Denver Broncos linebacker Von Miller will not face charges for catching a hammerhead shark in March 2018 -- an act that landed the boat's owner and operator a $2,000 fine, according to a list of enforcement actions recently published by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
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Rocky Mountain Arsenal continues to leak contaminants into groundwater, Colorado health department lawsuit says 16.4.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment has sued the U.S. Army claiming that dangerous chemicals including pesticides continue to leach into groundwater at Rocky Mountain Arsenal.
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The persistent trampling of the West 15.4.2019 Current Issue
Environmental laws are one way to force people to consider their actions.
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How a tiny endangered species put a man in prison 15.4.2019 Current Issue
The Devils Hole pupfish is nothing to mess with.
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A tenacious bald eagle in Frederick illustrates wildlife’s fight to survive along Colorado’s increasingly developed Front Range 10.3.2019 Denver Post: Local
Even for species that receive special protection under federal and state laws, survival is increasingly precarious as subdivisions and fossil-fuel production transform once-teeming wildlife habitat in Colorado to meet human needs.
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Gray wolves may lose federal endangered species protection under Trump administration initiative 7.3.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
Wolves face a fresh push to strip away the federal protection that's helped them recover from near-extinction, while deer, antelope and moose may get government help in Colorado and other states to roam across increasingly fragmented habitat.
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Dirty policies, filthy fish 18.2.2019 High Country News Most Recent
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Guest commentary: Big Alaskan land giveaway tucked into a sweeping conservation bill 16.2.2019 Denver Post: Opinion
TWISP, Wash. - On Tuesday, the Senate passed the biggest conservation bill in years. The Natural Resources Management Act of 2019, S. 47, swells with more than 100 combined pieces of legislation related to public lands, water and natural resources. Many environmentalists are happy: Wins for public lands and wildlife have been scarce in recent years under an alternately hostile and sclerotic GOP-controlled Congress. The bill is expected to sail through the House.
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The greenback cutthroat trout needs saving, again 15.2.2019 High Country News Most Recent
After a case of mistaken identity, scientists double down on their efforts to save a fabled fish.
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Why Wyoming’s public lands are locked up 30.1.2019 High Country News Most Recent
The Cowboy State has more inaccessible public lands than anywhere in the West.
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Why bulldoze one of the wildest places on Earth? 18.1.2019 High Country News Most Recent
The Trump administration wants a road built through an Alaska wildlife refuge for medical needs – but commerce may be the real reason.
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Forest recovery from Lake Christine fire could take centuries 14.1.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
Aspen-area forests took a beating this year from drought and hot temperatures while parts of Basalt Mountain suffered severe enough fire damage that it could take centuries for some vegetation types to recover, according to an assessment by Aspen Center for Environmental Studies.
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Sportsmen flex their political muscles 11.1.2019 High Country News Most Recent
In the midterms, public land access issues helped several candidates nab governorships.
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U.S. orders refuges to staff for hunters despite government shutdown 10.1.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
In an email sent Tuesday afternoon, Margaret Everson, principal deputy director of the Fish and Wildlife Service, cites "opportunities, including hunting" that are being lost in the shutdown.
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A toxic past and present on the Spokane River 9.1.2019 High Country News Most Recent
In eastern Washington, a push to clean PCBs from its namesake river faces a dirty legacy and global pollution problem.
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Update: New law makes it easier to kill salmon-eating sea lions 27.12.2018 High Country News Most Recent
In the Columbia River, up to 920 sea lions can be removed each year to protect fish.
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