According to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered
Species (Cites), the common leopard, snow leopard, Ladakh urial, greater spotted eagle, fish eagle, houbara bustard, crowned river turtle, Indian soft-shell turtle and many other mammals, birds and reptiles in Pakistan are 'vulnerable'.
-bee-species-conservation-group-sues-trump-admin-delayed-listing-2492760) Conservation Group Sues Trump Administration For Delaying Listing of Bumblebee As Endangered
species refers to species or subspecies that are not critically endangered
but whose survival in the wild is unlikely if the causal factors continue operating.
Many species have become endangered
because of overfishing and hunting.
Even though bald eagles are making a strong return, some scientists aren't sure that these birds should be removed from the endangered
species list anytime soon.
Twenty-nine others became extinct before they had been officially identified as candidates for endangered
species listing, such as Florida's emerald seaslug, California's Breckenridge Mountain slender salamander, the Oregon giant earthworm, and West Virginia's Rich Mountain cave beetle.
A preliminary ruling earlier this year in what has come to be known as the Tulare Lake case threatens to make protection of endangered
species more expensive than anyone had anticipated, Haddock told reporters in October in Portland at the Society of Environmental Journalists annual meeting.
Instructs the Secretary of the Interior to use observed, field-tested, and/or peer-reviewed data in determining the addition of species to the endangered
or threatened lists.
In May, a federal judge sent a sharp rebuke to the Bush Administration for backtracking on a commitment to protect California's endangered
Last December, Science World invited readers to enter our "Save Our Seas" contest--choose one endangered
marine species and devise a plan to save it.
law, and the sperm whale is on the endangered
We continue to improve the Fish and Wildlife Service's Endangered
Species Program web page.
species in Hawaii would get a boost if all goes as planned for the proposed Oahu Forest National Wildlife Refuge, now undergoing its final environmental assessment.
The Building Owners and Manager Association (BOMA) International, a leading advocacy group for the commercial real estate industry, announced that four issues of major concern to building owners and property managers have been added to its already full 1997 agenda: re-authorization of the Intermodal Surface Transportation Efficiency Act (ISTEA); reform of the Endangered
Species Act (ESA); brownfields revitalization; and Superfund re-authorization and reform.
As an example of this last tactic, consider the following claim about the endangered
species list made by Ray in 1993 on KKLA, a southern California religious radio station: