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Endangered Bird is Also Hunted | Care2 Healthy Living

Endangered Bird is Also Hunted | Care2 Healthy Living

In the last two years the U.S. Department of Agriculture has spent $112 million dollars trying to restore habitat for the sage grouse, a bird that has been in dramatic decline, but is not yet protected as endangered species. The Department of the Interior said it deserves that legal status, “…based on accumulated scientific data and new peer-reviewed information and analysis, the greater sage-grouse warrants the protection of the Endangered Species Act but that listing the species at this time is precluded by the need to address higher priority species first.” (Source: Fish and Wildlife Service ) This is an official document stating the sage grouse should be granted endangered species status. The total population of sage grouse could be less than ten percent of its’ historic numbers. Even with the large population decline and all the money spent trying to help it, there ar...

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