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28 11, 2016

Weekly Newsletter – 11/11/16

By | 2017-04-04T11:31:14+00:00 November 28th, 2016|Categories: Newsletters|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Issues Key federal agency positions in the air after presidential election results. Predictions of who will fill key cabinet positions began to circulate this week following the announcement of Donald Trump's victory in the presidential election early Wednesday morning. Sarah [...]

15 04, 2016

Weekly Newsletter – 4/15/16

By | 2017-04-04T11:31:20+00:00 April 15th, 2016|Categories: Newsletters|Tags: , , , , , , |

Issues Nevada Attorney General, counties allege sage grouse protections were politically driven. Nevada Attorney General Adam Laxalt has joined with nine Nevada counties, ranchers, and miners in their third lawsuit against the Obama Administration over the federal government's sage grouse [...]

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 [...]

8 02, 2016

Weekly Newsletter – 2/5/16

By | 2017-04-04T11:31:24+00:00 February 8th, 2016|Categories: Newsletters|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Issues ICYMI: New species page on the monarch butterfly. IPAA has created a new species page for the monarch butterfly. In March 2015, IPAA submitted joint comments with the American Petroleum Institute (API) to the Fish and Wildlife Service in response to [...]

11 12, 2015

Weekly Newsletter – 12/11/15

By | 2017-04-04T11:31:25+00:00 December 11th, 2015|Categories: Newsletters|Tags: , , , , , , |

Issues USDA grants $40 million to rangers for sage grouse restoration. According to a press release from the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) this week, the department is providing $40 million to ranchers and stakeholders in the greater sage-grouse’s [...]

21 08, 2015

Weekly Newsletter – 8/21/15

By | 2015-08-21T18:42:37+00:00 August 21st, 2015|Categories: Newsletters|Tags: , , , , , , |

Issues IPAA co-submits petition to delist the American burying beetle. This week, the Independent Petroleum Association of America (IPAA) co-signed a petition requesting the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service delist the American burying beetle from the Endangered Species Act (ESA). [...]