Browsing All posts tagged under »Endangered Species«

Relief At Last From The Misdirected Endangered Species Act

August 19, 2019 by


By Dr. Jay Lehr ~ From 1968 to 1971 this author worked to establish a new agency of the Federal Government to protect our nations water supplies, our agricultural lands, our air quality, its waste disposal protocols, our surface and deep mining, our use of chemicals in the environment and everything else that could threaten […]

3 Ways Trump’s New Regulations Will Better Protect Endangered Species

August 14, 2019 by


By Daren Bakst ~ The Trump administration has just taken an important step in the effort to protect threatened and endangered species. On Monday, the administration published final regulations that will improve implementation of the Endangered Species Act. This law simply hasn’t worked. Over the law’s more than 45 years, only about 3% of the […]

Trump Reforms Promote Endangered Species’ Recovery

July 26, 2018 by


By Bonner Cohen, Ph.D. ~ Responding to widespread complaints that implementation of the Endangered Species Act (ESA), “was not consistent and often times very confusing to navigate,” Trump administration officials have unveiled a package of reforms crafted to make the 45-year-old statute better serve both the species it is supposed to recover and landowners caught […]

New Heritage Foundation Report Highlights Failures Of Endangered Species Act

May 25, 2018 by


By Bonner Cohen, Ph.D. ~ “The Endangered Species Act (ESA) has been so ineffective at recovering species that the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has fabricated a record of success.” Robert Gordon, The Heritage Foundation Revealing a stunning record of failure and fabrication over nearly half-a-century, a new report by Robert Gordon of the Heritage […]

Was Stopping Nevada’s Fracking Rush Behind The Bundy Showdown?

April 16, 2014 by


If desert tortoises are endangered, then why are they being euthanized? By Marita Noon ~ The story of rancher Cliven Bundy has captured an abundance of media attention and attracted supporters from across the West, who relate to the struggle against the federal management of lands. Bundy’s sister, Susan, was asked: “Who’s behind the uproar?” […]

The Endangered Animal Act Of Futility

January 25, 2014 by


By Alan Caruba ~ David W. Snook, 57, of Bridgewater, New Jersey died on Wednesday, January 15, when two deer leaped into the path of his Dodge Ram on Route 206. One of them was airborne when it smashed through the front windshield, striking him before exiting out the rear window. This caused the truck […]

Is Every Single Animal and Reptile Endangered?

December 28, 2012 by


By Alan Caruba ~ If it sometimes seems to you that every single animal and reptile is endangered, you can thank that element of the environmental and animal rights movements that has spent millions to foster this absurd belief. Animals and reptiles, fish and birds, lizards and turtles, all are born in the wild and […]

Playing God with “Endangered Species”

May 4, 2012 by


By Alan Caruba ~ According to Wikipedia, “A typical species becomes extinct within 10 million years of its first appearance although some species, called living fossils survive virtually unchanged for hundreds of millions of years. Most extinctions have occurred naturally, prior to Homo sapiens walking on Earth: it is estimated that 99.9% of all species […]

Never Mind The $30 Billion Natural Gas Hub. Think Of The Four Bilbies

September 22, 2011 by


By Andrew Bolt The Greens ask the big questions in Parliament about our future: Senator SIEWERT (Western Australia—Australian Greens Whip) (14:17):  My question is to the Minister representing the Minister for Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities, Senator Conroy. I ask about the recent sightings of one adult and three baby bilbies at the site […]

Why Save An Animal Just Begging For Extinction?

July 14, 2010 by


By Andrew Bolt I don’t want to sound blasphemous, but do we really care if the golden sun moth becomes extinct? Shouldn’t we just harden up about this whole “endangered” racket? Maybe we’d actually be better off without this damn bug – this orange bellied parrot of the insect world – that’s now crippling developments […]