Endangered Species Act

NCBA, PLC: Endangered Species Act is showing its age

· July 18, 2018

A bipartisan effort is underway to bring the Endangered Species Act into the 21st Century. The Public Lands Council and the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association have launched an online campaign to educate the public on the need for a modernized Endangered Species Act. The campaign, which focuses on the ranching industry, highlights the importance of […]

U.S. Cattlemen respond to feral horses petition

· April 10, 2018

After the Friends of Animals announced they are challenging the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) rejection of their petition to list the feral horses inhabiting the Pryor Mountain Herd Management Area under the Endangered Species Act, the U.S. Cattlemen’s Association has spoke out. The feral horses, located on the border between southeast Montana and […]

Friends of Animals challenges Pryor Mountain wild horse ruling

· April 9, 2018

Friends of Animals is challenging the U.S Fish and Wildlife Service’s rejection of their petition to list the Pryor Mountain wild horses, a distinct population of horses who reside in Montana and Wyoming, under the Endangered Species Act, and the recent rule that inhibits the public’s ability to protect threatened and endangered species. In a […]

WI Farm Bureau Pres: Endangered Species Act ripe for reform

· February 16, 2017

The Endangered Species Act is back up for debate and one of agriculture’s own is pushing for reform. In congressional testimony Wednesday, Wisconsin Farm Bureau President Jim Holte, told the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee current Endangered Species Act enforcement fails to provide adequate incentives for species conservation on working lands and, instead, imposes […]

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