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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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"Trump wants to scare people into letting him ignore the law and endanger wildlife and people." News
Trump Bulldozes Environmental Laws to Pave Way for 'Xenophobic' Border Wall
"Trump's wall is a divisive symbol of fear and hatred, and it does real harm to the landscape and communities."
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Coal power plant in Wyoming News
Utilities Knew, Too: Despite Warning Decades Ago, Industry Lied and Deceived on Climate
New report reveals the utilities industry encouraged coal use and public doubt while conducting "cutting-edge" climate research
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Deputy secretary of the Interior, David Bernhardt News
'Walking Conflict of Interest': Fossil Fuel Industry Lobbyist Now Second-in-Command at Interior Dept.
"David Bernhardt is absolutely the wrong choice for deputy secretary of the Interior. All you have to do is look at his record."
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U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders News
Environmentalists Urge Democrats to Join Sanders in Opposing Dirty Energy Bill
'As a nation, our job is to move away from fossil fuels toward sustainable energy and energy efficiency,' says Sanders. 'This bill does the opposite.'
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