Trump overhauls landmark Endangered Species Act

World / Science & Health Aug 13, 2019

Trump overhauls landmark Endangered Species Act

The Trump administration on Monday rolled out some of the broadest changes in decades to enforcement of the landmark Endangered Species Act, allowing the government to put an economic cost on saving a species and other changes critics contend could speed extinction for some ...

World Sep 25, 2018

Scientists voice opposition to weakening of U.S. Endangered Species Act

Thousands of scientists joined Monday to accuse the Trump administration of trying to erode the Endangered Species Act in favor of commercial interests with a plan to revamp regulations that have formed a bedrock of U.S. wildlife protection for over 40 years. The extraordinary critique ...