White House hastens to put new regs in place – and out of Obama’s reach, watchdogs say.
Last-minute rule changes would weaken environmental protections, critics say.
The White House is proposing to let federal agencies decide for themselves whether construction projects could harm listed species.
At issue: Can a judge enforce environmental rules at the expense of national defense training?
The Bering Sea is no longer ‘wild and free.’ Who’s left out?
With wolves’ numbers rising, federal government – and many in West – want to take them off endangered species list. Environmentalists warn that it’s too soon.