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30 09, 2016

Weekly Newsletter – 9/30/16

By | 2017-04-04T11:31:15+00:00 September 30th, 2016|Categories: Newsletters|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Issues Federal agencies finalize new rule on petition listing. On Monday, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, National Marine Fisheries Service, and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration finalized a rule changing the process by which species are petitioned for listing, [...]

23 09, 2016

Weekly Newsletter – 9/23/16

By | 2017-04-04T11:31:15+00:00 September 23rd, 2016|Categories: Newsletters|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Issues Senate GOP says FWS' mitigation plans overstep its authority. Republicans on the Senate Environment and Public Works Subcommittee on Fisheries, Water and Wildlife told Interior Department officials at a hearing this week that the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's [...]

16 09, 2016

Weekly Newsletter – 9/16/16

By | 2017-04-04T11:31:16+00:00 September 16th, 2016|Categories: Newsletters|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Issues IPAA submits request to extend comment deadline for public review of ESA Compensatory Mitigation Policy. IPAA and others submitted a request to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service this week to extend the comment deadline for the public review period of [...]

2 09, 2016

Weekly Newsletter – 9/2/16

By | 2017-04-04T11:31:16+00:00 September 2nd, 2016|Categories: Newsletters|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Issues IPAA Submits Comments on FWS and NMFS Draft Revision to Habitat Conservation Planning Handbook. This week, IPAA submitted comments on the joint U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) and National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) draft revision to their Habitat [...]

18 07, 2016

Weekly Newsletter – 7/15/16

By | 2017-04-04T11:31:17+00:00 July 18th, 2016|Categories: Newsletters|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Issues IPAA holds mitigation meetings in Washington, DC. On July 14, IPAA and representatives from multiple member companies conducted a briefing on Capitol Hill to discuss the Fish and Wildlife Service’s proposed revisions to its mitigation policy.  On March 8, [...]

17 06, 2016

Weekly Newsletter – 6/17/16

By | 2016-06-17T23:23:14+00:00 June 17th, 2016|Categories: Newsletters|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Issues Congressional Leaders Speak Out on Revised Mitigation Policy. This week, Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Chairman Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) sent a letter to Dan Ashe, director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, requesting the withdrawal of [...]

13 06, 2016

Weekly Newsletter – 6/13/16

By | 2017-04-04T11:31:18+00:00 June 13th, 2016|Categories: Newsletters|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Issues In Wyoming, energy producers and conservationists look to tackle mitigation. The future of mitigation is playing out in Wyoming, as energy companies and conservationists look for opportunities to collaborate while the federal government finalizes its mitigation policy.  As reported [...]