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Aurelia Skipwith News
Trump Nominates Ex-Monsanto Exec to 'Help the Most Anti-Environmental Administration in History Do Even More Damage'
"Aurelia Skipwith has been working in the Trump administration all along to end protections for billions of migratory birds, gut endangered species safeguards, and eviscerate national monuments."
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Anti-fracking demonstrators News
Continuing 'War on California' and Planet, Trump Makes First Move to Reopen State's Public Lands to Fracking
"We desperately need to keep these dirty fossil fuels in the ground. But Trump is hell-bent on sacrificing our health, wildlife, and climate to profit big polluters."
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Taking 'Wrecking Ball' to Endangered Species Act, Trump Administration Opens Door for Corporate Attack on Vulnerable Wildlife
If Interior Department's proposals are approved, "Zinke will go down in history as the extinction secretary"
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Environmental Proection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt News
Pruitt Unveils Another Brazen Attack on Science With Polluter-Friendly Rule Change
A former EPA scientist warns it will "mean throwing out the studies we rely on to protect the public, for no good reason," which will "have an enormous and negative impact on the EPA's ability to enforce the law and protect people's health."
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otter News
Trump Interior Department Issues 'Death Sentence to Nearly 300 Threatened Species'
The administration has proposed rescinding a 40-year-old rule, which would eliminate "crucial protections" for threatened species
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An 'Oil-Soaked Nightmare': New Analysis Shows Trump's Offshore Drilling Plan Could Mean Over 5,000 Spills
"No president has ever pushed a drilling plan that would do so much damage along so many American coastlines. It's really astonishing."
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US Climate Assessment Exposes 'Simply Terrifying' Recklessness of Trump
"Even as this report sounds the alarm, Trump's team of climate deniers are twisting themselves into pretzels to justify blocking national and international climate action."
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The Pacific walrus News
World Animal Day Takes 'Dark' Turn as Interior Dept Denies Protections for 25 Species
While Trump administration declines to list several species, GOP-led House committee advances legislation to "cripple" Endangered Species Act
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exhaust from car News
As Scotland Vows 100% Transition to Electric Cars, US Caves to Auto Industry's Dirty Demands
While the Scottish government aims to decrease emissions from vehicles, green groups sue Trump's transportation agency for "an unlawful move that hurts efforts to fight global warming"
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Texas refinery News
Analysis: Harvey Triggered Release of Nearly a Million Pounds of Toxic Air Pollutants
"Oil-industry facilities spewed thousands of tons of toxic chemicals into defenseless communities, despite ample warning about hurricane risk to this area."
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