19 Dec '11, 4am

Endangered Species Act Missing Hundreds, Proposed Changes Announced | Care2 Causes

Endangered Species Act Missing Hundreds, Proposed Changes Announced | Care2 Causes

Last week the Obama administration proposed a new rule that would change the way plants and animals are classified under the Endangered Species Act (ESA) in different states. The new rule would grant endangered species protection across state lines, forcing states to adhere to federal regulations, which is expected to make it easier for the ESA to be enforced and help clarify which species are eligible for protection. However, it may make it more difficult to add new species or keep some species on the list under this proposed change. “The new policy would clarify that a plant or animal could be listed as threatened or endangered if threats occur in a “significant portion of its range,” even if the threat crosses state lines and does not apply in the species’ entire range,” according to the AP. This rule proposed by the two federal agencies responsible for administering th...

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