Tag Archives: ESA

Birding Community E-Bulletin, Sep. 2016


A vagrant Jabiru, questions of how much someone should pay for poaching an endangered Whooping Crane, and a new National Monument in Maine dominate the headlines of this month’s Birding Community E-Bulletin:   The Birding Community E-bulletin is distributed to … Continue reading

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2016 Partners in Flight Landbird Conservation Plan


The updated Landbird Conservation Plan from Partners in Flight has just been released. As with previous iterations, the emphasis is on applying objective criteria to determine those species in most need of conservation, delineating the habitats within ecoregions important for … Continue reading

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Red Knot our newest Endangered Species


The rufa subspecies of the beleaguered Red Knot is to be the latest species protected under the Endangered Species Act.  Check out the story – and coastal Virginia’s key role in recovery – in the latest newsletter from the Center … Continue reading

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ESA in Action – Fall 2014 newsletter


The Ecological Society of America is active in research, management, conservation – you name it.  For a taste, check out the ESA in Action newsletter.   CLIMATE ENGINEERING HILL BRIEFING Former House Science and Technology Committee Chairman Bart Gordon speaks … Continue reading

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African Lion to be listed as Endangered?


Interesting article below from Hannah Robbins writing for The Wildlife Society Multibriefs. The USFWS has proposed listing African lion for protection under the Endangered Species Act.  The article describes how the Act provides protection for more than 600 species that … Continue reading

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Birding Community E-Bulletin, Dec. 2014


Birding Community E-Bulletin December Birding Community E-Bulletin, Uncategorized December 5, 2014 by Paul Baicich This Birding Community E-bulletin is being distributed to active and concerned birders, those dedicated to the joys of birding and the protection of birds and their … Continue reading

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Gunnison Sage Grouse listed as Threatened


Thought-provoking piece below by Joshua Zaffos writing for High Country News: Gunnison sage grouse gets divisive ‘threatened’ listing The decision upsets enviros and industry alike. Joshua Zaffos Nov 14, 2014 Web Exclusive Clait Braun sounded like a man in confessional … Continue reading

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