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Endangered Species in a Can?

Endangered Species in a Can? by Robert Ovetz, PhD It's common knowledge that we are running out of oil. What's not so well known is that we are also running out of big fish. The harsh realization that catches of big fish marlin, sharks, swordfish and tuna are

More Water for Klamath Salmon and Fishing Communities

On the eve of a potential salmon fishing closure that would devastate coastal communities and fishing families in California and Oregon, a federal court ruled that the Bush administration cannot continue to strangle water flows in the Klamath River in dry years.

29 Senators request increased funding for endangered species programs

From the Endangered Species Coalition: Led by Senators Lincoln Chafee (R-RI) and Hillary Clinton (D-NY), twenty-nine Senators from both parties sent a Dear Colleague letter to the Interior Appropriations Subcommittee requesting increased funding for the programs

What You Can See on April 10

From Audubon's Earth Almanac by Ted Williams and compiled in "Wild Moments," edited by Connie Isbell, Illustrations by John Burgoyne, Storey Publishing, 174 pages. Winged Goblins Burrowing owls perform all sorts of functions useful to humans,

Allagash Wilderness Waterway is One of Americas Most Endangered Rivers

Unfortunately, a not so large but VERY loud contingent of Maine sportsmen committed to access at ANY cost are whooping it up for a very bad Allagash bill. Leading the effort to protect this national wilderness treasure for everyone, including sportsmen who value