26 Jul '15, 2am

America Says Yes, Congress Says No to Protecting Endangered Species #extinction #biodiversity #con…

America Says Yes, Congress Says No to Protecting Endangered Species #extinction #biodiversity #con…

The Endangered Species Act (ESA) has overwhelming public support, despite being battered by repeated political attacks. According to a new national poll by Tulchin Research, 90 percent of American voters support the act —impressive results in an era of partisan strife when it’s hard to get Americans to agree on anything. The poll also revealed that 68 percent of voters are more likely to vote for a member of Congress who supports environmental safeguards like the ESA, the Clean Air Act and the Clean Water Act. Plus, nearly three-fourths of voters believe decisions about which species should or should not be protected under the ESA should be made by U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service biologists, not by Congress. The Sonoran desert tortoise is among the animals threatened by riders attached to the Interior Appropriations Bills. Azuswebworks/Shutterstock Unfortunately, some membe...

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