THE CENTER IN THE NEWS

Read about our work in print media around the world:

Sort by: Relevance - Date


TIME

Sen. Udall Bill Would Ban Brain-damaging Chlorpyrifos
Common Dreams
“In addition to permanently slowing brain development in children, the EPA has found that chlorpyrifos hurts 97 percent of endangered species,” said Lori Ann Burd, director of the Center for Biological Diversity's environmental health program. “Scott ...
Whitehouse Lends Support to EPA Chief InvestigationecoRI news
Scott Pruitt Spent Much of Early Months at EPA Traveling Home, Report SaysNew York Times

all 129 news articles »
 

Santa Barbara First California City to Pass Resolution Against Offshore Drilling, Fracking
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
... is supported by more than 20 local businesses, the Pacific Coast Federation of Fishermen's Associations, Wishtoyo Chumash Foundation and several environmental organizations, including the Center for Biological Diversity and Food & Water Watch.

and more »
 

E&E News

LOBBYING: Famed for lawsuits, enviro group morphs into advocacy ...
E&E News
Supporters of the Center for Biological Diversity rallied outside the Mexican embassy in Washington earlier this month. The group has registered as a lobbying ...

and more »
 

Chicago Tribune

Condom giveaway at Lincoln Park Zoo to highlight consequences of ...
Chicago Tribune
Condom packages to be handed out by Center for Biological Diversity at adults-only event Thursday feature endangered species and slogans such as "Before it ...
Free Condoms at Chicago Zoo Warn of Overpopulation | NBC ChicagoNBC Chicago
Endangered species condoms will be handed out at Lincoln Park ...Time Out Chicago (blog)

all 4 news articles »
 

House Committee Advances Five Bills to Cripple Endangered ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
WASHINGTON— The House Natural Resources Committee, led by Rep. Rob Bishop (R-Utah), will hold a hearing Wednesday on five separate bills that would ...

and more »
 

Washington Post

California EPA Becomes First US Agency to Declare That Roundup Causes Cancer
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“California's decision makes it the national leader in protecting people from cancer-causing pesticides,” said Nathan Donley, a senior scientist at the Center for Biological Diversity and a former cancer researcher. “The U.S. EPA now needs to step up ...
California to Officially List Key Ingredient in Monsanto's Roundup as Cancer-CausingEcoWatch
In 'Remarkable' Rebuke to Monsanto, California Adds Roundup to Cancer WatchlistCommon Dreams
Glyphosate Listed Effective July 7, 2017, as Known to the State of California to Cause Cancer | OEHHAOEHHA - State of California
Reuters -OEHHA - State of California -OEHHA
all 135 news articles »
 

EcoWatch

Stop Dumping Offshore Fracking Waste Into Gulf of Mexico
EcoWatch
A Trump administration proposal to continue allowing oil companies to dump unlimited amounts of offshore fracking chemicals into the Gulf of Mexico violates federal law and threatens imperiled marine wildlife, the Center for Biological Diversity warned ...

 

CBS San Francisco Bay Area

Conservationists, Ranchers, Park Service Agree on Plan to Address Point Reyes Ranching, Elk Issues
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“This is a win for those of us who don't want to see tule elk evicted from the park and for anyone concerned about damage to wetlands, streams and wildlife habitats from cattle grazing,” said Jeff Miller with the Center for Biological Diversity. “The ...
Settlement Reached Over Cattle Grazing on Point ReyesU.S. News & World Report

all 7 news articles »
 

Sierra Sun Times

Center for Biological Diversity Reports 2.5 Million People Want National Monuments to Remain Protected
Sierra Sun Times
“Millions of Americans have urged the Trump administration not to sell off our beautiful national monuments,” said Randi Spivak, public lands program director at the Center for Biological Diversity. “These are public lands, and the public wants them ...
Review of Certain National Monuments Established Since 1996 - Regulations.gov - Notice DocumentRegulations.gov - Notice Document
Presidential Executive Order on the Review of Designations Under the Antiquities ActThe White House

all 62 news articles »
 

Despite Narrow Loss, Challenge to San Diego Transportation Plan Achieves Goal
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
Cleveland National Forest Foundation, the Center for Biological Diversity, Sierra Club, Affordable Housing Coalition of San Diego County and CREED-21 filed lawsuits challenging the environmental review of SANDAG's plan in November 2011. The people of ...

 

Sen. Cardin Introduces Bill to Strip Wolf Protections, Undermine Endangered Species Act
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“Killing wolves and poisoning lakes and rivers with lead pollution does not help wildlife, but will severely tarnish Senator Cardin's conservation legacy,” said Brett Hartl, government affairs director at the Center for Biological Diversity. “Why a ...

and more »
 

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Hundreds of Endangered Species Condoms to Be Given Away at ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
CHICAGO— Hundreds of free Endangered Species Condoms will be given away at Chicago's Lincoln Park Zoo on Thursday as part of a new program created ...
Enviros Want Condoms To Save Polar Bears | The Daily CallerThe Daily Caller

all 3 news articles »
 

Campaign Opposing Offshore Drilling, Fracking Launched in Santa Barbara
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The resolution is co-sponsored by Santa Barbara City Councilmembers Jason Dominguez and Bendy White, who developed it with help from the Center for Biological Diversity, Food & Water Watch, and other organizations. Similar resolutions are being ...

 

KeysNews.com (registration)

Reptile population study nears completion
KeysNews.com (registration)
The Center for Biological Diversity initially petitioned the government in 2010 saying protection for these species, and around 400 other ones across the U.S., could be warranted. The non-profit focuses its work on protecting the environment that ...

and more »
 

Western Governors' Association Endorses Gutting Endangered Species Act
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
... Association resolution is another cynical attack on the Endangered Species Act that will be used by congressional Republicans to justify gutting this landmark conservation law,” said Brett Hartl, government affairs director at the Center for ...

and more »
 

The San Luis Obispo Tribune

Environmental group to sue state over Oceano Dunes plover deaths ...
The San Luis Obispo Tribune
After six snowy plovers were found crushed at Oceano Dunes in 2016, an environmental group may file suit to expand protections for the endangered birds.

and more »
 

Center for Biological Diversity Reports a Federal Court Ruled EPA ...
Sierra Sun Times
July 2, 2017 - WASHINGTON— A federal court ruled on Friday, June 30, 2017, that the Environmental Protection Agency must consider harm to protected plants ...

and more »
 

Trump Administration Approves Exploratory Drilling in Arctic Ocean
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
ANCHORAGE— The Trump administration today approved a plan submitted by Eni US to drill for oil in the Arctic Ocean, setting the stage for a devastating oil ...

and more »
 

Grist

Green groups say it's high time for Dems to condemn fracking
Grist
A coalition of 350 progressive groups, including Food and Water Watch, Center for Biological Diversity, and Friends of the Earth, sent a letter earlier this month to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and — their real target — Minority Leader ...

and more »
 

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

$5000 Added to Reward for Killer of Threatened Tortoises in Florida
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
LAKEWOOD RANCH, Fla.— The Center for Biological Diversity today added $5,000 to the reward for information leading to an arrest or fine in the killing of two state-protected gopher tortoises beaten to death in Florida earlier this month. “It's deeply ...
Two tortoises beaten to death in Lakewood RanchWWSB ABC 7
Agency beefs up reward for gopher tortoise deaths by $5,000. | East ...YourObserver.com

all 8 news articles »
 

KPVI News 6

Protests Planned for USDA Cyanide Trap Meeting in Pocatello
KPVI News 6
Because of this incident, the Pocatello meeting with USDA is expected to have an even bigger turnout than the Boise meeting. The Mansfield family, the Center for Biological Diversity, and even supporters from Washington D.C. will be in Pocatello to ...

and more »
 

Fast Company

Hundreds of US Mayors Commit to 100 Percent Renewable Energy, Climate Leadership
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
... leaders are taking command in the fight against global warming even as the Trump administration tries to trample climate progress at home and abroad,” said Chad Tudenggongbu, senior renewable energy campaigner at the Center for Biological Diversity.
passed a resolution - usmayors.org - United States Conference of Mayorsusmayors.org - United States Conference of Mayors
Bill Clinton | TheHillThe Hill
Miami | US news | The GuardianThe Guardian
Sierra Club
all 107 news articles »
 

Sierra Sun Times

Center for Biological Diversity Says Timber Industry Stokes Wildfire Fears in Push for More Logging in National Forests
Sierra Sun Times
“It's shameful for the timber industry to use the fear of wildfires to advance their agenda,” said Randi Spivak, public lands program director for the Center for Biological Diversity. “This hearing was nothing more than the timber industry wish list to ...

 

Mother Jones

The Only Heartwarming Story You'll Read About Climate Change Today
Mother Jones
“This case is especially crucial in the fight against climate disruption,” says Kassie Siegel, director of the Center for Biological Diversity's Climate Law Institute. Cases like Juliana, she says, empower young people to advocate for their rights, and ...

 

Cadmium/Water Quality Criteria: Center for Biological Diversity Lawsuit Against The United States Environmental ...
Lexology (registration)
CBD's Complaint states that the organization filed an FOIA Request on April 5, 2016. It further alleges that EPA failed to respond in a manner that complies with FOIA. The Complaint describes in part EPA's development of water quality criteria under ...

 

Elite Daily

600 Endangered Species Condoms Sent to U.S. Senators in Honor ...
EcoWatch
U.S. senators returning from break received a package of Endangered Species Condoms from the Center for Biological Diversity, to mark World Population Day.
Senators Being Sent Endangered-Species Condoms To Make Point About OverpopulationElite Daily
Endangered species condoms sent to the Senate for World Population DayUSA TODAY
Documents Debunk Sen. Daines' Endangered Species Act, Forest Management ClaimsCenter for Biological Diversity (press release)
E&E News -The Daily Caller -Bustle
all 8 news articles »
 

Bloomberg BNA

Court: EPA Must Consider Harm to Endangered Species When ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
WASHINGTON— A federal court ruled today that the Environmental Protection Agency must consider harm to protected plants and animals before approving ...
EPA Must Review Species Risks From Pesticides, Court Says ...Bloomberg BNA

all 4 news articles »
 

Letter Urges Release of Endangered Mexican Gray Wolves Into Wild
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
SILVER CITY, N.M.— Thirty-one conservation and wolf-protection organizations in the Southwest and nationwide sent a letter today urging the U.S. Fish and ...

and more »
 

The Verge

We just met this toad, and we're about to destroy its home
The Verge
Photo by Patrick Donnelly / Center for Biological Diversity. Toad populations have dropped due to habitat loss, and the newly discovered Dixie Valley toad might be in trouble as well, the authors warn. Energy production from Earth's underground ...

 

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Washington Wildlife Agency to Gun Down Wolves
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“Instead of gunning down wild wolves, state officials should be ramping up nonlethal conflict-prevention measures,” said Amaroq Weiss, West Coast wolf organizer for the Center for Biological Diversity. “Killing 3-month-old wolf pups is an appalling way ...
Mexican wolf advocates make final push against recovery planSanta Fe New Mexican

all 3 news articles »
 
Sort by: Relevance - Date

News feed courtesy of Google News

Banner photo courtesy Flickr/lalo_pangue.