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.
Petitions to List Nine Species as Endangered or Threatened is “… not warranted at this time …” according to 12-Month findings issued by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service – After a review of the “… best available scientific and commercial information, FWS finds that listing the angular dwarf crayfish,[…]
(October 19, 2016) Four conservation groups filed suit today in U.S. District Court challenging the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s unexpected decision in April to deny Endangered Species Act protection to Pacific fishers. Closely related to minks, martens and wolverines, Pacific fishers are severely threatened by logging, use of toxic rodenticides by illegal[…]