Topic: Andrew Wetzler
A judge rules that the US has met its obligations for protecting polar bears, but ordered a review of a special rule that excludes greenhouse gases from the list of threats to the bears.
10/18/2011 06:49 pm
Federal regulators had issued safety warnings about the condition of the pipeline in the Michigan oil spill that leaked nearly 1 million gallons of oil into the Kalamazoo River this week.
07/30/2010 08:06 pm
Protection for polar bears – including a ban on trade in their fur and parts – was rejected at a conference of the Convention on International Trade of Endangered Species (CITES).
03/19/2010 10:09 am
US proposal to ban international trade of polar bear skins, teeth, and claws were rejected Thursday.
03/18/2010 02:22 pm
With just over a month remaining in office, the Bush administration loosened federal protection of plant and animal species threatened with extinction.
12/13/2008 12:00 am
The White House is proposing to let federal agencies decide for themselves whether construction projects could harm listed species.
08/12/2008 01:00 am