PRESS RELEASES

April 25, 2018 – Arkansas Moves Toward Ban on Unlimited Commercial Trapping of Wild Turtles

April 25, 2018 – House GOP to Consider Half-million-acre Public-land Giveaway to Alaska Company

April 25, 2018 – 10 Sunny States Get Failing Grade for Rooftop-solar Policies

April 24, 2018 – Report: North Carolina's Endangered Red Wolves Down to 40, Could Be Extinct in Eight Years

April 24, 2018 – Senate GOP Aims to Weaken Protections for Whales, Other Marine Mammals

April 23, 2018 – Court Tosses Out Trump Administration's Suspension of Higher Penalties for Automakers' Fuel-efficiency Violations

April 23, 2018 – Study: California's Shasta Salamanders More Endangered Than Once Thought

April 23, 2018 – Sportsmen, Conservationists, Patagonia Run Full-page Ad Against Fracking in Nevada's Ruby Mountains

April 23, 2018 – Agriculture Department Killed 1.3 Million Native Animals in 2017

April 20, 2018 – Appeal Challenges Oil Drilling in California's Carrizo Plain National Monument

April 19, 2018 – California Protects Tricolored Blackbirds, Lassics Lupine Wildflower

April 19, 2018 – Groups Rally for Public Lands, Protest Modesto 'Range Rights' Conference Featuring Ammon Bundy

April 19, 2018 – Trump Administration's Fracking Plan Ignores Health Threats, Worsens Deadly Ozone in Western Colorado

April 19, 2018 – Trump Administration Ignores Deepwater Horizon Lessons on Eve of Anniversary

April 18, 2018 – House Agriculture Committee Advances Farm Bill Filled With Sweeping Attacks on Environment

April 18, 2018 – L.A. County Approves Wildlife-killing Sprawl Development

April 18, 2018 – Vaquita, Tortugas, Lobos entre las 10 especies en peligro más icónicas de México

April 18, 2018 – Vaquita, Turtles, Wolves Among Mexico's Top 10 Most Iconic Endangered Species

April 17, 2018 – Senate Republicans Launch Attack on Clean Water Act Groundwater Protections

April 17, 2018 – Congress to Vote on Aviation Bill With Sneak Attack on Endangered Species Protections

April 17, 2018 – Senate to Vote on Eliminating Protections Against Aquatic Invasive Species

April 16, 2018 – Lawsuit Confronts Kern County Over Broken Promise to Protect Imperiled Hawks, Important Farmland

April 16, 2018 – Study: Invasive Bullfrogs Linked to Spread of Deadly Fungus in Western United States

April 16, 2018 – D.C. Rally to Urge Governor Brown to Halt New Oil and Gas Projects, Protect Californians' Health

April 16, 2018 – Hawaii Court Voids All Existing Recreational Aquarium Collection Permits

April 16, 2018 – Analysis: Nine of America's 10 Biggest Supermarkets Fail to Publicly Report Food Waste

April 13, 2018 – Opposition Renewed to Trump's Attack on Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument

April 12, 2018 – Oregon Orders More Wolf Killing in the Face of Moderate Population Growth

April 12, 2018 – Lawsuit Seeks Endangered Species Protection for Imperiled Pacific Island Songbird

April 12, 2018 – Conservation Groups, Farmers Seek Court Decision to Declare Dow Chemical's New Agent Orange-based Pesticide Unlawful, Stop Use

April 12, 2018 – Unprecedented Farm Bill Provision Allows EPA to OK Pesticides Without Looking at Harm to Endangered Species

April 12, 2018 – Feds' Massive Utah Fracking Plan Threatens Sage Grouse, Public Lands

April 11, 2018 – 'Governor Brown, Please Step Up': 750 Public Interest Groups Urge Halt to New Oil and Gas Projects in California

April 11, 2018 – Endangered Species Act Success: Recovering Kirtland’s Warbler Songbird in Michigan Proposed for Delisting

April 11, 2018 – Records: Nearly 400 Violations at California Offshore Drilling Operations

April 10, 2018 – Resolution of San Diego Transportation Lawsuit Sets California-wide Climate Precedent

April 10, 2018 – Lawsuit Seeks Public Records on Trump Administration's Approval of California Water-mining Project

April 9, 2018 – Conservation Groups Call for No Fracking, Drilling Near Colorado's Great Sand Dunes National Park

April 9, 2018 – Forest Service Reopens Comment Period for Fracking in Nevada's Ruby Mountains

April 9, 2018 – Conservationists Criticize Aquarium Industry's Flawed Analysis of Unlimited Collection of Hawaii Reef Fish

April 9, 2018 – Federal Appeals Court to Review Trump's Border Wall Authority

April 9, 2018 – Lawsuit Launched to Speed Habitat Protection for Threatened Alabama Fish

April 5, 2018 – Conservation Groups to Appeal Court Delay of Oil-industry Methane Waste Rule

April 5, 2018 – Video Highlights Federal Agencies' Relentless Slaughter of Oregon Cormorants

April 5, 2018 – Louisiana Pine Snake Protected as Threatened Under Endangered Species Act

April 4, 2018 – Coastal Trapping Ban Sought to Protect Oregon's Vanishing Humboldt Martens

April 4, 2018 – Protest Challenges Massive Water Grab Threatening Utah's Green River, Endangered Fish

April 3, 2018 – Lawsuit Aims to Speed Endangered Species Protection for North Carolina Fish, Salamander

April 2, 2018 – Court Rejects Flawed Mexican Gray Wolf Rule

April 2, 2018 – Monterey County Supervisors to Decide on Hames Valley Oil Drilling

April 2, 2018 – Court Orders Trump Administration to Release Public Records on Wildlife Imports

April 2, 2018 – Trump Administration Plans to Weaken Tailpipe Pollution Standards

April 2, 2018 – Board Urged to Halt Oil-waste Pits' Contamination of Kern County Groundwater

April 2, 2018 – Endangered Species Protection Sought for Rare Arizona Wildflower

April 2, 2018 – Yellow Lance Mussel Gains Endangered Species Act Protection in Maryland, North Carolina, Virginia

March 30, 2018 – Trump Appoints Endangered Species Foe to Oversee Protection of America's Most Imperiled Wildlife

March 30, 2018 – Hawaii's State Bird Proposed for Downlisting to Threatened After Successful Recovery

March 29, 2018 – Bay Area Film Screening to Explore U.S. Military's Threat to Endangered Marine Mammal

March 29, 2018 – New York Rule Will Prevent More Turtles From Drowning in Coastal Crab Traps

March 28, 2018 – Lawsuit Launched to Speed Habitat Protections for Two Appalachian Crayfish

March 27, 2018 – Restrictions Sought on Unsustainable Export of America's Imperiled Turtles

March 27, 2018 – Lawsuit Seeks Federal Protection for Eight California Wild and Scenic Rivers

March 26, 2018 – Appeal Seeks to Restore Measure Z's Protections Against Oil Industry Pollution in Monterey County

March 23, 2018 – Wildlife in Danger as Arctic Sea Ice Maximum Hits Near Record Low

March 22, 2018 – Texas Growth Spurt Increases Pressure on Imperiled Wildlife

March 22, 2018 – Trump Administration Pushes Oil Development in Sensitive Arctic Reserve

March 22, 2018 – Trump Administration Puts Prime Sage Grouse Habitat on Fracking Auction Block

March 22, 2018 – Idaho Proposes Cruel Trophy Hunt for Yellowstone's Grizzly Bears

March 22, 2018 – Lawsuit Challenges Trump Administration's New Mexico Border Wall Waiver

March 22, 2018 – Omnibus Bill Includes Riders to Ramp Up Logging, Weaken Wildlife Protections

March 22, 2018 – Congress to Fund 33 Miles of Environmentally Destructive Border Wall

March 22, 2018 – Feds Auction Fracking Leases That Threaten Ohio's Only National Forest

March 21, 2018 – Texas Proposes Ending Unsustainable Commercial Wild Turtle Trapping

March 21, 2018 – Lawsuit Demands Ban on Mexican Shrimp, Other Seafood to Save Vanishing Porpoise

March 21, 2018 – Trump Administration Sued Over Records of Coal Mining Threats to West Virginia's Endangered Species

March 21, 2018 – Lawsuit Launched to Force Trump Administration to Curb Risks From Pesticide Malathion

March 21, 2018 – Trump Administration Offers 77 Million Acres in Gulf of Mexico to Oil Industry

March 20, 2018 – Court Allows Conservation, Alaska Native Groups to Challenge Trump's Reversal of Arctic, Atlantic Drilling Bans

March 20, 2018 – Lawsuit Challenges Federal Government’s Secretive Elephant Trophy-import Policy

March 19, 2018 – Conservation Groups Oppose Trump Administration's Oil and Gas Auction Near Utah National Monuments

March 19, 2018 – Lawsuit Challenges San Diego County's Sprawl-promoting Climate Plan

March 19, 2018 – Holy Ground Desecrated at Site of Apache Resistance to Arizona Mine

March 16, 2018 – Washington Wolf Population Increases Only 6 Percent After 14 Wolves Killed in 2017

March 16, 2018 – Feds Propose Increasing Destructive Off-road Vehicle Access in Mojave Desert

March 15, 2018 – As Elephant Killing Controversy Expands, Protesters to Urge Trump to Disband Biased Wildlife Panel

March 15, 2018 – Lawsuit Challenges Trump Administration’s Failure to Protect Pacific Humpback Whales Threatened by Fishing Gear, Ship Strikes, Oil Spills

March 14, 2018 – Endangered Species Act Protection Sought for Hawaii's Cauliflower Coral

March 13, 2018 – Zinke Trims Montana Fracking Auction But Sacrifices Prime Sage Grouse Habitat

March 13, 2018 – Trump Administration Sued for Withholding Records on Missing Climate Report

March 12, 2018 – Court: Trump’s EPA Broke Law, Failed to Curb Widespread Ozone Pollution

March 12, 2018 – Endangered Species Protection Sought for California, Oregon Salamander Threatened by Logging

March 12, 2018 – Lawsuit Launched to Fight Trump EPA's Illegal Delay in Reducing Asthma-causing Air Pollution in Midwest, Florida

March 9, 2018 – Uranium Mining Industry Seeks Supreme Court Review to Overturn Grand Canyon Region Mining Ban

March 9, 2018 – Wyoming Proposes Cruel Grizzly Bear Hunt

March 8, 2018 – Lawsuit Challenges Unwarranted Killing of Colorado Mountain Lions, Black Bears

March 8, 2018 – Lawsuit Challenges Trump Administration Failure to Protect Walrus

March 8, 2018 – Thousands Oppose Trump Administration's Attempted Seizure of Nevada's Desert National Wildlife Refuge for Expanded Bombing Range

March 7, 2018 – Senate Committee to Consider Bill Exempting Factory Farms From Hazardous Waste Reporting

March 5, 2018 – Bakersfield Rally to Support Desert Renewable Energy Conservation Plan

March 5, 2018 – Annual Monarch Count Shows Butterfly Still Threatened

March 2, 2018 – Press Conference in St. Petersburg Will Support Ballot Measure Banning Nearshore Oil Drilling in Florida

March 2, 2018 – Feds to Analyze How Deadly 'Cyanide Bombs' Impact Endangered Wildlife

March 1, 2018 – Missouri Bans Destructive Commercial Trapping of Wild Turtles

March 1, 2018 – Analysis: 60 Million Acres of Monarch Habitat to Be Doused With Toxic Weed Killer

February 28, 2018 – Lawsuit Seeks Stronger Protection for Streaked-horned Lark in Oregon, Washington

February 28, 2018 – Lawsuit Launched to Protect Rare Florida Lizard Threatened by Sea-level Rise

February 26, 2018 – San Francisco Polar Bear Funeral to Oppose Clean Power Plan Repeal

February 26, 2018 – Ryan Zinke Wins 2017 Rubber Dodo Award

February 26, 2018 – Death Valley Wildflower Latest Endangered Species Act Success Story

February 26, 2018 – California Court Ruling Ends Decades of State Pesticide Spraying

February 26, 2018 – New Global Study: Wildlife-harming Neonicotinoid Pesticides Generally Fail to Increase Crop Yields

February 22, 2018 – Complaint: Ventura County Put Water Supply at Risk of Oilfield Contamination

February 22, 2018 – Lawsuit Launched to Speed Endangered Species Protection for Giant California Fly

February 22, 2018 – Lawsuit Launched to Fight Trump EPA's Delays in Protecting Louisville From Deadly Soot Pollution

February 22, 2018 – Today: Hundreds of Endangered Species Condoms to Be Given Away at Denver Zoo Adults-only Event

February 22, 2018 – New Report: Attacks on Public Lands, Oceans Surged During Trump's First Year

February 22, 2018 – Protesters to Confront Today's Federal Hearing on Trump's Offshore Drilling Plan

February 21, 2018 – Mexican Wolf Numbers Up by Just One Animal From Last Year

February 21, 2018 – Protest Challenges New Fracking Leases Threatening Ohio's Only National Forest

February 20, 2018 – Supreme Court Called on to Reject Discrimination Against Rooftop Solar

February 15, 2018 – Trump Budget Puts Elephants, Red Wolves, Whooping Cranes on Path to Extinction

February 14, 2018 – House GOP Hearing to Focus on Weakening Laws Protecting the Southern Border's Environment

February 14, 2018 – Lawsuit Challenges Trump Administration's Refusal to Release Records on Pesticide Harms to Endangered Wildlife

February 14, 2018 – Lawsuit Launched to Protect Endangered Species From Trump Administration's Rollback of Clean Water Protections

February 14, 2018 – Conservation Groups, Congressman Blumenauer Call for Action on Pollinator-killing Pesticides

February 14, 2018 – Ohio's Wayne National Forest Announces Land-planning Update Following Fracking Lawsuit

February 13, 2018 – Congressman Blumenauer, Conservation Groups to Hold Press Conference Wednesday to Urge EPA to Suspend Approval of Pollinator-killing Pesticides

February 13, 2018 – Trump Administration Sued for Letting Oil Companies Dump Offshore Fracking Waste Into Gulf of Mexico

February 13, 2018 – Trump Budget Is Death Sentence for Endangered Species

February 12, 2018 – Trump's Draft Budget Slashes Renewable Energy, Efficiency Funding

February 12, 2018 – Ninth Circuit Upholds Endangered Species Act Protections for Arctic Ringed Seals

February 12, 2018 – Farmers, Conservationists Challenge Trump's EPA, Monsanto Over Crop-damaging Pesticide Dicamba

February 12, 2018 – Appeal Seeks to Protect Floridians, 50,000+ Acres, From Radioactive Waste and Phosphate Strip Mining

February 12, 2018 – 40,000 Endangered Species Condoms Sent as Unconventional Valentines

February 9, 2018 – Oregon Raises Protections for Rare Seabird

February 9, 2018 – Federal Judge Hears Arguments on Blocking Trump's Destructive Border Wall

February 9, 2018 – Hundreds of Endangered Species Condoms to Be Given Away in Lincoln

February 8, 2018 – Hundreds Rally in Sacramento Against Trump's Offshore Drilling Plan

February 8, 2018 – Vanishing Rio Grande Mussel Added to 'Endangered' List

February 8, 2018 – Federal Judge in San Diego to Hear Border Wall Challenge

February 8, 2018 – Wildlife Officials Recommend Protection for California's Tricolored Blackbirds, Lassics Lupine Wildflower

February 7, 2018 – Oregon Wildlife Commission to Decide Fate of Threatened Seabird

February 7, 2018 – Hundreds of Endangered Species Condoms to Be Given Away in Pittsburgh

February 6, 2018 – Senate Republicans Push Attacks on Endangered Species, Clean Water Under Guise of Farming

February 6, 2018 – Republicans Advance Three Bills Attacking Forests, Public Lands

February 6, 2018 – California Wildlife Officials Urged to Prevent Whale Entanglements in Crab Gear

February 5, 2018 – Californians Rally Against Trump's Plan for Offshore Oil Drilling in Pacific, Arctic

February 5, 2018 – Flawed Fee Analysis Diverts Fur-trapping Costs to California Taxpayers

February 5, 2018 – Trump Administration Cuts Grazing Fees, Mulls Price Hikes for National Parks

February 5, 2018 – Trump Administration Threatened With Lawsuit Over Missing Climate Report

February 2, 2018 – Conservation Groups Challenge Illegal Western Arctic Lease Sales in Court

February 2, 2018 – Conservation Groups Intervene in Lawsuit to Protect Oregon Salmon, Orcas, Rivers

February 1, 2018 – Trump Guts Environmental Review in Radical Overhaul of Public Lands Oil, Gas Leasing

February 1, 2018 – Beloved Los Angeles Mountain Lion Killed by Car in Malibu

January 31, 2018 – Lawsuit Targets Trump Administration Plan to Bulldoze Alaska's Izembek National Wildlife Refuge

January 31, 2018 – Analysis: Trump Offshore Plan Could Cause More Than 5,000 Oil Spills

January 30, 2018 – Marin County Passes Resolution Opposing Offshore Drilling, Joining 25 Other California Communities

January 30, 2018 – Lawsuit Fights Trump's Delay of Lifesaving Limits on Coal-plant Water Pollution

January 30, 2018 – Lawsuit Challenges Trump Administration's Fatally Flawed Mexican Wolf Plan

January 29, 2018 – California Draft Elk Management Plan Lacks Science, Shortchanges Conservation

January 29, 2018 – Feds Protect Oceanic Whitetip Sharks Despite Trump's Reported Fears

January 29, 2018 – Scott Pruitt Urged to Recuse Himself From Clean Power Plan Repeal Proceedings

January 29, 2018 – Trump Infrastructure Proposal Would Bury Hundreds of Endangered Species

January 25, 2018 – Lawsuit Seeks Endangered Species Protection for Rare Pacific Island Songbird

January 24, 2018 – Conservation, Tribal Groups Sue to Block Repeal of Federal Fracking Rule

January 22, 2018 – Trump's Solar Imports Decision Endangers Climate, American Jobs

January 22, 2018 – Giant Manta Ray Listed as Threatened Under U.S. Endangered Species Act

January 22, 2018 – Trump Administration Waives Environmental Laws for New Mexico Border Wall

January 22, 2018 – Eastern Puma Officially Declared Extinct, Taken Off Endangered Species List

January 22, 2018 – Supreme Court Takes Up Case Challenging Habitat Protections for Endangered Frog in Mississippi, Louisiana

January 22, 2018 – Supreme Court Rejects Oil Industry Challenge to Endangered Species Protection for Bearded Seals

January 22, 2018 – Trump Administration Approves Land Swap to Bulldoze Alaska's Izembek National Wildlife Refuge

January 18, 2018 – Feds Halt Idaho Oil, Gas Lease Sale After Conservation Groups Protest

January 18, 2018 – Lawsuit Launched to Speed Endangered Species Protection for North Carolina Fish, Salamander

January 18, 2018 – Lawsuit Filed to Save North Atlantic Right Whales From Death in Fishing Gear

January 17, 2018 – UC Davis Professor Named E.O. Wilson Conservation Award Recipient

January 17, 2018 – Flagstaff City Council Votes to Oppose Trump’s Border Wall

January 16, 2018 – Report: Wide Fuel-efficiency Gap Among Transpacific Airlines

January 16, 2018 – Documents Reveal Idaho Wolverine Killed by Illegal Trap

January 12, 2018 – Northern California's Delayed Crab Season Opener Threatens Whales

January 11, 2018 – Lawsuit Challenges California County's Flawed Plan to Limit Harmful Greenhouse Pollution From Industrial Cattle Operations

January 11, 2018 – Trump Administration Plans to Prematurely Remove Endangered Species Protections for Canada Lynx

January 11, 2018 – Lawsuit Challenges Development That Could Doom California's Santa Ana Mountain Lions

January 10, 2018 – Conservation Groups Urge Interior Secretary Zinke to Round Up Bundy's Trespassing Cattle

January 10, 2018 – Legal Action Prompts Feds to Stop Killing Oregon Beavers

January 10, 2018 – San Francisco Passes Resolution Against Offshore Drilling, Fracking

January 10, 2018 – House Republicans Advance Bill Weakening Marine Mammal Protections

January 9, 2018 – Federal Records Sought in Political Meddling With Gold Butte Management Plan

January 9, 2018 – Court Rejects California's Blanket Approval for Pesticide Spraying

January 9, 2018 – Lawsuit Challenges Massive 'Zombie' Sprawl Project in Rural Riverside County

January 9, 2018 – Trump Re-nominates Anti-wildlife Climate-denier to Top Environment Post

January 9, 2018 – Republicans Advance Bill to Eliminate Bears Ears National Monument

January 8, 2018 – Congressional Hispanic Caucus Urges Court to Oppose Trump's Border Wall

January 8, 2018 – Tribal, Conservation Groups Urge Court to Restore Endangered Species Protections for Yellowstone Grizzlies

January 8, 2018 – U.S. Supreme Court Slams Door on California Suction Dredge Miners

January 4, 2018 – Trump Proposes Unprecedented Expansion of Offshore Oil Leasing in All Federal Waters

January 4, 2018 – California Puts Freeze on New Uses of Bee-killing Pesticides

January 3, 2018 – New California Assembly Bill Would Ban Fossil Fuel Car Sales in 2040

January 3, 2018 – Endangered Species Act Success: Oregon Fish Recovered, Proposed for Delisting

January 3, 2018 – Tennessee Fish Proposed for Endangered Species Act Protection

January 2, 2018 – Florida Crayfish Proposed for Endangered Species Act Protection

January 2, 2018 – Alabama Salamander Gains Endangered Species Act Protection


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