Revealed: US moves to keep endangered species discussions secret
Source: RTF BLM intends to remove about 652 wild horses from the 475,460-acre Warm Springs Herd Management Area… The Bureau of Land Management has captured 226 wild horses and six burros and eight animals have died during the first three days of a helicopter roundup preceding a planned sterilization study of about 100 wild mares. […]
Trump administration poses new threat to birds in allowing ‘incidental’ killings
Trump condemned over plans to allow drilling near national parks
Source: wildhoofbeats.com Colorado State University Withdraws from BLM’s Gruesome Sterilization Experimental Study of Warm Springs Herd Wild Mares by Carol Walker, Director of Field Documentation, Wild Horse Freedom Federation Colorado State University just announced that they are “withdrawing our partnership on the surgical spaying of mares. The project is led by the Bureau of Land […]
Source: Pegasus Equine Guardian Association In light of recent events regarding the Fort Polk Horses ending up at the Thompson horse lot by way of a suspected shadow organization posing as a rescue, Meridian Falls Ranch, the following letter of concern, dated August 3, 2018, was sent to all parties involved the in horse removal […]
A President bullying people and a state in a time of utter disaster and devastation, blaming them for events that are beyond their control. Such cruelty and callous disregard for loss of life, property and dignity is totally un-presidential behaviour, yet sadly, such has seemingly become the norm for this administration.
by Timothy Cama – The Hill
President Trump is solidifying his opposition to California’s environmental policies, saying they are to blame for the state’s historic wildfires.
Trump initiated the spat on Sunday when he tweeted that the fires “are being magnified & made so much worse by the bad environmental laws,” which cause water to be “diverted into the Pacific Ocean,” and prevent trees from being cleared.
Read the full article from The Hill here.
Sunday August 5, 2018 Last week was another ride on the political roller coaster of public land management. Multiple bills, including spending bills, moved through Congress; some can maintain a status quo and some lose dangerous ground. Emergency removals with drought underpinnings are being added to the regular BLM schedule. Wildfires continue to rage as […]
Source: TheBradBlog Guest: Aaron Weiss of Center for Western Priorities On today’s BradCast: It’s kind of amazing that Trump’s wildly corrupt Interior Dept. Secretary Ryan Zinke is still in office. Now that the EPA’s Scott Pruitt is gone, and Interior just accidentally released a whole bunch of revealing information, maybe Zinke is a bit closer […]
Disgusting, short-sighted, and representing everything corrupt and utterly contemptible about this administration.
US wildlife refuges end ban on neonics and GM crops – http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-45068650