How Biden’s expanded endangered species protections help Pa. birds

BY: - June 30, 2021

When the Biden administration announced changes to the Endangered Species Act earlier this month that expanded protections for more than 2,500 species across the nation, such familiar Pennsylvania backyard birds as warblers, robins and sparrows, also indirectly benefited.  Because many bird species are ecological indicators of an environment’s wellbeing, the expanded protections underscore the need […]

Endangered species to get a reprieve under Biden administration plans

BY: - June 20, 2021

It's the latest in years of tug-of-war between Democratic and Republican administrations over how to implement the Endangered Species Act, passed by Congress in 1973.

A bipartisan push could change how states protect wildlife | Analysis

BY: - March 7, 2021

The Recovering America’s Wildlife Act, also known as RAWA, would direct nearly $1.4 billion annually to state and tribal wildlife agencies to protect overlooked species.

Pa.’s Shapiro joins other AGs to sue Trump over Endangered Species Act rollback

BY: - September 30, 2019

In a federal lawsuit, the attorneys general say the White House is putting business ahead of the environment by weakening the 1973 law,