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31 03, 2017

Weekly Newsletter – 3/31/17

By | 2017-04-04T11:31:12+00:00 March 31st, 2017|Categories: Newsletters|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Issues Zinke signs new order revoking Obama era mitigation policies. In a secretarial order on “American Energy Independence," Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke revoked the department’s policy on offsetting the impacts of development on natural resources and has ordered a review [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

3 06, 2016

Weekly Newsletter – 6/3/16

By | 2017-04-04T11:31:19+00:00 June 3rd, 2016|Categories: Newsletters|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Issues IPAA responds to proposed FWS mitigation policy. On March 8, 2016, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service issued proposed revisions to their mitigation policy, a policy that provides recommendations on mitigating adverse impacts of land and water developments on [...]

11 03, 2016

Weekly Newsletter – 3/11/16

By | 2017-04-04T11:31:23+00:00 March 11th, 2016|Categories: Newsletters|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Issues Western governors push for larger state role in protecting endangered species. The Western Governors’ Association at a conference on Wednesday discussed the need for changes to be made to the Endangered Species Act (ESA) that would shift power from [...]