BREAKING: Trump rolls back endangered species protections

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BY TEAM DML / AUGUST 12, 2019 /

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The Trump administration on Monday announced it has finalized a controversial rollback of protections for endangered species, including allowing economic factors to be weighed before adding an animal to the list.

The Interior Department regulations would dramatically scale back America’s landmark conservation law, limiting protections for threatened species, how factors like climate change can be factored in listing decisions and the review process used before projects are approved on their habitat.

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“It means that in all likelihood that the federal government itself and individuals will be damaging the habitat and likely increase the timetable and likelihood of a species going extinct,” David Hayes, executive director of the State Energy and Environmental Impact Center and a former deputy of Interior, said in a previous interview with The Hill.

Going forward, the Endangered Species Act will no longer offer the same protections for threatened species — those at risk of becoming extinct in the foreseeable future — as those that are already endangered.

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2 Comments

  1. cheryl dorn August 12th, 2019 at 3:15 pm

    Protecting our wildlife is hugely important and speaks volumes…If Trump does not protect them he will absolutely lose alot of his voter’s..

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  2. J August 13th, 2019 at 9:11 am

    I’ll trade you post birth abortions for endangered wildlife protection. Your move, demonrats.

    Reply

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