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Reforming the California Endangered Species Act

Legal Planet

California has a rich heritage of biodiversity, with many species found nowhere else in the world (including the iconic giant sequoia trees). However, there are many species protected under the federal ESA that are not protected under CESA. Repeal fully protected species provisions.

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Another Win for Science: Gray Wolves Regain Endangered Species Protection

Union of Concerned Scientists

Scientific Integrity Endangered Species Act Gray WolfBut will the Biden administration follow the science?

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Endangered Species Act isn’t working well, study finds

Environmental News Bits

Since the Endangered Species Act was passed in 1973, it has helped hundreds of species avoid extinction in the United States. Researchers have discovered that … Continue reading Endangered Species Act isn’t working well, study finds. Endangered species Environmental law PublicationsRead the full story at Treehugger.

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ABA Publishes Third Edition of Endangered Species Act Treatise

Endangered Species Law

The American Bar Association has published a newly revised edition of its tome Endangered Species Act: Law, Policy, and Perspective.

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Emperor penguins get Endangered Species Act protection – with 98% of colonies at risk of extinction by 2100, can it save them?

Environmental News Bits

With too little … Continue reading Emperor penguins get Endangered Species Act protection – with 98% of colonies at risk of extinction by 2100, can it save them?

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Service Finds Salamanders Do Not Warrant Endangered Species Act Protection

Endangered Species Law

Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) recently announced its finding that three salamander species do not warrant listing as endangered or threatened species under the Endangered Species Act (ESA). The U.S.

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Top Environmental Law Topics from 2022

National Law Center

Brigit Rollins Clean Water Act Endangered Species Act Environmental Law Environmental Protection Agency Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act Pesticides Water Law

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Ag and Food Law Daily Update: September 26, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Daily Update Endangered Species ActA comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions HERE. .

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New “Habitat” Rule for the Endangered Species Act Finalized

MGKF Law

Fish and Wildlife Service ("FWS") and the National Marine Fisheries Service ("NMFS") (collectively, the "Services") finalized a rule defining the term "habitat" as used for designating "critical habitat" under the Endangered Species Act (the "ESA"). The ESA requires the Services to designate critical habitat for threatened and endangered species to conserve the ecosystems relied upon by these species. Last week the U.S.

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An Overview of the Listing Process Under the California Endangered Species Act

Endangered Species Law

In an article published this week in California Fish and Wildlife , co-authors Stephanie Clark, Ashley Remillard and I provide an overview of the process of determining whether to list species as threatened or endangered, and thereby protect them, under the California Endangered Species Act (CESA).

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Our Environmental Statutes Are Broken

Law and Environment

The Clean Water Act – It’s routine for EPA to take more than 10 years to act on NPDES permit renewals. The Clean Air Act – The Supreme Court has ruled that it does not provide authority for EPA to address the defining issue of our time. Last week, the D.C.

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Ecojustice’s year-end wishlist for Premier David Eby

Eco Justice

Special update biodiversity British Columbia Canada Canadian Climate Accountability Act climate crisis David Eby Ecojustice Endangered Species Act environment Environmental law LNG old-growth premierThe past five years in British Columbia (B.C.)

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Ag and Food Law Daily Update: September 6, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Endangered Species Act Environmental Protection Agency Fish and Wildlife Service Foreign Agricultural Service United States Department of Agriculture

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Ag and Food Law Daily Update: September 8, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Endangered Species Act Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act Fish and Wildlife Service National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

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Ag and Food Law Daily Update: August 31, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Commodity Credit Corporation Endangered Species Act Environmental Protection Agency Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act Fish and Wildlife Service Foreign Agricultural Service

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Ag and Food Law Daily Update: August 5, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Endangered Species Act Environmental Protection Agency Fish and Wildlife Service National Oceanic and Atmospheric AdministrationA comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food.

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Ag and Food Law Daily Update: August 23, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Commodity Credit Corporation Endangered Species Act Fish and Wildlife Service Labor Renewable EnergyA comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions HERE. .

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Ag and Food Law Daily Update: August 12, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Endangered Species Act Environmental Protection Agency Fish and Wildlife Service Food and Drug Administration PesticidesA comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food.

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Ag and Food Law Daily Update: July 22, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Agricultural Marketing Service Clean Water Act Endangered Species Act Fish and Wildlife ServiceA comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions HERE. .

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Ag and Food Law Daily Update: August 3, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Endangered Species Act Fish and Wildlife Service Food and Drug Administration Foreign Agricultural ServiceA comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food.

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Ag and Food Law Daily Update: July 21, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Endangered Species Act Environmental Protection Agency Fish and Wildlife Service Forest Service National Environmental Policy ActA comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food.

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Environmental Law Highlight: Developments From the First Half of 2022

National Law Center

Brigit Rollins Clean Water Act Endangered Species Act Environmental Law Environmental Protection Agency Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act Fish and Wildlife Service Pesticides

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Ag and Food Law Daily Update: July 28, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Endangered Species Act Environmental Protection Agency Fish and Wildlife Service Food and Drug Administration National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

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Florida’s Majestic Manatees Are Starving to Death

Inside Climate News

Some experts contend they were taken off the endangered species list prematurely. Science Climate Change Endangered Species Endangered Species Act Florida manatees NERN - SoutheastDeprived of once plentiful seagrass, more than 900 have died this year.

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Ag and Food Law Daily Update: July 14, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Endangered Species Act Environmental Protection Agency Finance and Credit Fish and Wildlife Service Food and Nutrition Service HempA comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food.

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Ag and Food Law Daily Update: August 16, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Endangered Species Act Fish and Wildlife Service National Marine Fisheries Service National Oceanic and Atmospheric AdministrationA comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food.

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Ag and Food Law Daily Update: July 13, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Endangered Species Act Environmental Protection Agency Fish and Wildlife Service Food Labeling National Marine Fisheries Service National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

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Ag and Food Law Daily Update: August 10, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service Endangered Species Act Fish and Wildlife Service National Oceanic and Atmospheric AdministrationA comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food.

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Ag and Food Law Daily Update: August 18, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Agricultural Marketing Service Disaster Assistance Programs Endangered Species Act Environmental Protection Agency Farm Service Agency Fish and Wildlife Service Food Labeling National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

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Ag and Food Law Daily Update: July 27, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Endangered Species Act Fish and Wildlife ServiceA comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions HERE. .

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Ag and Food Law Daily Update: July 6, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Endangered Species Act Environmental Protection Agency Fish and Wildlife Service National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration PesticidesA comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food.

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Ag and Food Law Daily Update: August 24, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Crop Insurance Endangered Species Act Environmental Protection Agency Federal Crop Insurance Corporation Fish and Wildlife Service Food Safety Food Safety and Inspection Service Pesticides

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Ag and Food Law Daily Update: August 29, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Endangered Species Act Environmental Protection Agency Fish and Wildlife Service Food and Drug Administration Forest Service National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Pesticides United States Department of Agriculture

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Ninth Circuit Orders EPA to Revisit Conclusion That Glyphosate is “Not Likely” to Cause Cancer

National Law Center

Brigit Rollins Endangered Species Act Environmental Law Environmental Protection Agency Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act Pesticides

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Ag and Food Law Daily Update: April 25, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Daily Update Endangered Species Act Environmental Protection Agency Fish and Wildlife ServiceA comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions HERE. .

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Ag and Food Law Daily Update: April 19, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Endangered Species Act Food and Drug Administration National Oceanic and Atmospheric AdministrationA comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions HERE. .

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Ag and Food Law Daily Update: August 4, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Endangered Species Act Environmental Protection Agency Fish and Wildlife Service Food Labeling Forest Service National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Pesticides Rural Utilities Service United States Department of Agriculture

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Environmental Law Topics to Watch in 2022

National Law Center

Brigit Rollins Clean Water Act Endangered Species Act Environmental Law Environmental Protection Agency Fish and Wildlife Service National Environmental Policy Act Pesticides

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Ag and Food Law Daily Update: March 10, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Endangered Species Act Environmental Protection Agency National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Underserved Communities, BIPOC United States Department of Agriculture

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EPA Adopts New Policy For ESA Consultations & New Pesticide Active Ingredients

National Law Center

On January 11, 2022, the Environmental Protection Agency (“EPA”) announced that effective immediately it had changed its policy regarding Endangered Species.

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Ag and Food Law Daily Update: April 7, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Endangered Species Act Environmental Protection Agency Fish and Wildlife Service Food Labeling United States Department of AgricultureA comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food.

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Ag and Food Law Daily Update: January 14, 2021

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Endangered Species Act Environmental Law Environmental Protection Agency Labor National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration United States Department of Agriculture

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Pulling the Teeth Out of the Endangered Species Act

Vermont Law

Endangered Species Act. is “the most comprehensive legislation for the preservation of endangered species ever enacted by any nation” according to the United States Supreme Court in the landmark case. decides the species is in danger of extinction; or (2) an.

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