22 august 2019

Overnight Energy: Environmental groups sue Trump administration over Endangered Species Act changes| Bureau of Land Management retirees fight plan to relocate agency out West| The Amazon rainforest is burning at a record rate

thehill.com

ESA REVERBERATIONS: Some of the country’s largest environmental organizations have filed a lawsuit against the Trump administration challenging a new rule that could weaken protections for threatened and endangered species. Eight environmental groups including the Sierra Club, Earthjustice and the Center for Biological Diversity filed a joint lawsuit with the Northern District of California on Wednesday challenging the Interior Department’s move to change the way species are protected under the [...]