Last week Congress passed a mini funding bill that snuck in $1.6 billion to fund the controversial border wall.
Posts Tagged: Texas
By denying the species protection under the ESA, FWS has turned its back on the rare pygmy owl.
When our investigation showed clearly that unreported oil development was happening in a protected lizard’s habitat, Texas officials said we must be mistaken. Now, they’re switching course – but will it be enough?
This imperiled lizard lives in Texas oil country – and its only protection is a conservation plan between Texas and USFWS that doesn’t describe how they’d be keeping the lizard safe. We took a closer look at what’s happening in the dunes sagebrush lizard’s habitat, and you won’t believe what we found.
Rare ocelots make use of “sky islands” that stand out as important refuges for wildlife in the desert Southwest.