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Alabama Sturgeon

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Proposes Critical Habitat Designation
for the Alabama Sturgeon

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has announced a proposed rule to
designate critical habitat for the Alabama sturgeon, a species listed as
endangered under the Endangered Species Act. The

EPA Limits Poisons

EPA Limits Uses of Toxic Rat Poisons
Children, Birds and Other Wildlife to Benefit

(Washington, D.C., May 29, 2008) EPA today announced a landmark decision to control sales and use of rat poisons throughout the United States. The decision is aimed at protecting children from accidental exposure

Countries Agree to Talk Over the Arctic

Diplomats from the five countries bordering the Arctic Ocean adopted a declaration on Wednesday aimed at defusing tensions over the likelihood that global warming will open northern waters to shipping, energy extraction and other activities.

The agreement, reached after a daylong meeting in