Whatís changing about Endangered Species Act enforcement and what it means (page 2)

Itís no secret that endangered species around the globe continue to face extinction, and the dilemma could get worse with the recent revamp of the Endangered Species Act (ESA). On August 12, the Trump administration unveiled new changes to the ESA, which was first passed in 1973. The new ESA rules will change how federal agencies implement portions of the conservation law, making it easier to remove recovered species from the protected list and allow for more drilling and development.[...]

Whatís changing about Endangered Species Act enforcement and what it means

Changes alter the rules that say how federal agencies should implement the ESA.

Tue 13 Aug 19 from Arstechnica

Trump Administration Guts Endangered Species Act

The new rules, which the administration says will benefit businesses, tell regulators not to consider science alone when making decisions about endangered species.

Mon 12 Aug 19 from Livescience

Trump Announces Sweeping Changes to Endangered Species Act

California and environmental groups are likely to challenge the decision.

Mon 12 Aug 19 from KQED Science

Trump Administration Guts Endangered Species Act

At a time when species face an unprecedented threat from human activities, the Trump administration is rolling back key protections for those most at risk of extinction. Read more...

Mon 12 Aug 19 from Gizmodo

3 Animals Hurt By the New Endangered Species Act

These three creatures illustrate the harm that could come from the loss of protections, which the Trump administration announced Monday.

Wed 14 Aug 19 from Wired Science Blogs

Trump just gutted the law that saved American bald eagles from extinction

Could this be any more symbolic? President Trump came to power on a wave of red hats emblazoned with the phrase Make America Great Again (and with a little help from Russia), but making America ...

Mon 12 Aug 19 from Fastcompany Tech

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