Rights of Nature

Action Alert: May 12, 13, or 14, 2021, the California Coastal Commission Making decision to allow helicopters to scatter poisonous bait to kill 8-10 owlsor not to permit the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to use helicopters to scatter 1.5 tons of c

Attention ocean lovers: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to use helicopters to scatter 1.5 tons of cereal bait onto the Southeast Farallon Island to try to kill eight to ten Burrowing Owls. See articles below for unintentional consequences using poison baits…..  https://youtu.be/2bEcyWaVgX0 On May 12, 13, or 14, 2021, the California Coastal Commission will decide …

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HCN: Study finds wildfire caused massive bird die-off

High Country News: Study finds wildfire caused massive bird die-off Research using crowdsourced data found a correlation with the birds’ deaths, nearby fires and toxic air. Joshua Rapp Learn This story originally appeared in Eos and is republished here as part of Covering Climate Now, a global journalism collaboration strengthening coverage of the climate story. After an abnormally large …

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Legal Planet: The Nondelegation Doctrine and Its Threat to Environmental Law

Legal Planet: The Nondelegation Doctrine and Its Threat to Environmental Law DAN FARBER MARCH 22, 2021 Here’s what the doctrine means and why it has suddenly become so significant. If you ask Supreme Court experts what keeps them up at night, the answer is likely to be the non-delegation doctrine. If you are among the 99.9% …

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‘Frightening’ New Data Shows Humanity Has Degraded or Destroyed Two-Thirds of World’s Rainforest

‘Frightening’ New Data Shows Humanity Has Degraded or Destroyed Two-Thirds of World’s Rainforest We need to stop destroying forests and other nature, for the sake of our health, biodiversity, and climate.” by Jessica Corbett, staff writer A fire burns trees next to grazing land in the Amazon basin in Ze Doca, Brazil. (Photo: Mario Tama/Getty …

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Silver Estates Update: Guerneville Forest Coalition

Silver Estates Update: Guerneville Forest Coalition Cal Fire Decision Postponed Again This is just a quick update to inform you that Cal Fire has once again postponed its decision regarding the Silver Estates logging plan near Guerneville. According to an online status update posted on Friday, Cal Fire’s decision whether to approve the plan will …

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