Wildlife Protection

Even Bureaucracies Taking on Trumpian Tone

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, February 12, 2020 Contact: Kirsten Stade (202) 265-7337 Press Release on Migratory Bird Kill Rule Resembles a Campaign Screed Washington, DC — In public announcements about regulatory matters, federal agencies traditionally adhere to...

Florida Panthers Spiral Toward Extinction

For Immediate Release: Thursday, January 9, 2020 Contact: Kirsten Stade (240) 247-0296 Net Loss of More than 100 Cats in Last Five Years as Births Plunge Washington, DC — For the fifth year in a row, mortality of highly endangered Florida panthers has substantially...
BLOG: EPA Continues to Approve Bee-Killing Insecticides

BLOG: EPA Continues to Approve Bee-Killing Insecticides

With over 40 percent of insect life threatened with extinction in the next few decades, the Environmental Protection Agency continues to issue emergency exemptions to toxic pollinator-killing insecticides at unprecedented rates, according to data gathered by the...

Record Florida Manatee Boat Kills in 2019

For Immediate Release: Monday, December 30, 2019 Contact: Kirsten Stade (202) 265-7337 Record Florida Manatee Boat Kills in 2019 Annual Death Toll Reaches Third Highest; Tops Five-Year Average Washington, DC — This past year has not been a good one for Florida...