Aug. 15, 2019

SUFB 859: Proposed Changes To US Endangered Species Act Put Species At Risk

SUFB 859: Proposed Changes To US Endangered Species Act Put Species At Risk

A US government that is hellbent on developing Natural Resources on land and in water will stop at nothing to ensure mining and oil/gas companies have very little obstacles in their way. One of the obstacles is the US Endangered Species Act that is...


A US government that is hellbent on developing Natural Resources on land and in water will stop at nothing to ensure mining and oil/gas companies have very little obstacles in their way. One of the obstacles is the US Endangered Species Act that is responsible for protecting the Polar Bear, Manatee, and Bald Eagle. 

The Trump Administration recently proposed changes to the Act that would put some of the species and any future species at risk of extinction due to human disturbance. 

I talk about the details of the changes proposed during this episode. 

Article Link: 
https://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/12/climate/endangered-species-act-changes.html

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