Ted Williams's Blog Archive July, 2011
Wednesday was a big day for wildlife. The U.S. House of Representatives voted on a measure introduced by Rep. Norm Dicks (D-WA) and co-sponsored by Rep. Mike Fitzpatrick (R-PA), Rep. Mike Thompson (D-CA) and Rep. Colleen Hanabusa (D-HI) to strip the 2012 Interior funding bill of the aptly named Extinction Rider.
Feds Revoke Authorization to Kill Sea Lions at Bonneville Dam in Response to Wild Fish Conservancy LawsuitSubmitted by Ted Williams on Tue, 07/26/2011 - 17:03.
Good for the plaintiffs!
In response to a lawsuit filed by Wild Fish Conservancy, the National Marine Fisheries Service
has decided to revoke its May 2011 authorization to the states of Oregon and Washington to kill
sea lions at the Bonneville Dam. Wild Fish Conservancy, The Humane Society of the United