Court will hold oral arguments on March 6 on whether the EPA violated the Endangered Species Act in approving a pesticide. The eventual decision will set the stage for a suite of similar pesticide challenges and answer pivotal legal venue questions.
Yellow Lance, a freshwater mussel native to Maryland, Virginia, and North Carolina – A petition to list the species as threatened is warranted, according to a 12-month finding issued by the US Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) – If FWS finalizes this rule as proposed, the final rule would “…[…]
Rusty Patched Bumble Bee, found in eastern and midwestern United States and Ontario, Canada – The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) has delayed the effective date to March 21, 2017 for its January 11, 2017 Final Rule which determines endangered species status for the rusty patched bumble bee, “…[…]