30 Jun '17, 1pm

#INDIGENOUS #TAIRP

A coalition of tribal and conservation interests today announced its intention to sue the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service over the agency’s decision to remove federal protections for grizzly bears in the Yellowstone region. The move to delist grizzlies defies the best available science and sidesteps important legal safeguards that ensure legitimate and lasting recovery of imperiled wildlife, according to the coalition. The coalition gave formal notice of its intent to sue to protect the iconic grizzly and will pursue legal action in federal court in 60 days if the Trump administration does not reverse course. The Fish and Wildlife Service’s decision comes despite a recent increase in grizzly bear deaths in the Yellowstone region in conjunction with the bears’ documented shift to a meat-focused diet following the demise of one of their key food sources—the seeds of whitebark...

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biologicaldiversity.org 24 Jun '17, 3pm

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earthjustice.org 23 Jun '17, 12am

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sierraclub.org 22 Jun '17, 8pm

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mnn.com 26 Jun '17, 6pm

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