Tagged: Endangered Species

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Trump Administration Denies Endangered Species Protection To Pacific Walruses

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) has moved to remove Endangered Species Act protections from Pacific Walruses, citing their ability to adapt and persist during changes in their climate and environment. “The Pacific walrus population has persisted through past climate change events however, the ability of the Pacific walrus population to adapt to …

The bald eagle was once endangered, but no longer. (Credit: Carl Chapman/ Wikicommons)

Endangered Species Act Reform

Today, the bald eagle is flourishing across the United States, its population on the rise. But it was not always so. Thanks to the Endangered Species Act (ESA), this once-threatened symbol of freedom received...