Topic: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
It's now been 30 days since the Gulf oil spill began after the Deepwater Horizon sank. As oil starts to come ashore on the Louisiana coast, frustration among the local population is mounting.
05/21/2010 01:47 pm
The oil spill puts Louisiana's brown pelican at particular risk because it dives beneath the water's surface to forage.
05/19/2010 09:16 am
As efforts continue to stop the flow from the BP oil spill, areas used for recreation and fishing are being closed to public access. It's a blow to recreational and commercial fishing businesses.
05/07/2010 08:10 pm
Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal is drafting his own plan with parish leaders to combat the Gulf of Mexico oil spill. The goal is to build a 'second line of defense' to protect vital wetlands.
05/02/2010 12:31 pm
In Pictures Louisiana oil spill
The oil spill that resulted from the explosion and sinking of an oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico last week is becoming more worrying as it continues to spread and efforts at stemming the flow of the leaking oil are being met with difficulties.
04/28/2010 03:28 pm
The Asian carp has gobbled up headlines as it makes its way toward the Great Lakes. Six frequently asked questions about the invasive species of fish.
03/16/2010 02:22 pm
Voters in at least three states will decide whether to enshrine a right to hunt in constitutions. Critics see the measures as a political 'wedge' issue.
02/26/2010 04:15 pm
Golden State lawmakers ask which is more important: building the nation's largest solar-energy farm or protecting a fragile ecosystem?
01/29/2010 02:05 pm
Tome of official Washington, the Federal Register is now searchable after debut of fancy online version. Journalists rejoice...sort of.
12/09/2009 11:01 am