Endangered Species Act
- Will we save the prairie dog from extinction? // E: The Environmental Magazine;Sep/Oct2004, Vol. 15 Issue 5, p13
Deals with the possible extinction of the prairie dogs. Factors that contributed to the extinction of the animal; Impact of prairie dog's extinction on numerous wildlife species; Significance of the Endangered Species Act.
- A status review of state threatened and endangered species programs and the Massachusetts initiative Griffin, Curtice R.; French, Thomas W. // Endangered Species Update;Mar1993, Vol. 10 Issue 5, p4
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- Wolf Watch. // Weekly Reader News - Edition 3;11/19/2004, Vol. 74 Issue 11, p2
Reports on the extinction of gray wolves in the U.S. as of November 2004. Law created in 1973 that protects endangered animals and plants; States where the number of gray wolves increases; Views of scientist Peggy Struhsacker on the recovery of gray wolves in the Northeast.
- The Pace of Extinction. Maruska, Edward J. // World & I;May99, Vol. 14 Issue 5, p192
Discusses the extinction of animals. Effect of man's colonization; Definition of endangered under the Endangered Species Act of 1973; Prediction on the human population; Details on way the United States protects its endangered species; Challenge of protecting endangered species.
- Protecting The 'Insignificant' Tangley, Laura // BioScience;Jul/Aug84, Vol. 34 Issue 7, p406
Two years ago when the Endangered Species Act was due for re-authorization by Congress, a coalition of industry groups had proposed a package of amendments that would have excluded plants and invertebrate animals from the Act's protection. At the annual meeting of the American Association for...
- After 25 years, still protecting endangered species. Schlickeisen, Rodger // Christian Science Monitor;12/31/98, Vol. 91 Issue 25, p11
Describes the accomplishments of the Endangered Species Act (ESA) on the occasion of its 25th anniversary. What the ESA represents; Reasons for opposition to the ESA; Few species that have recovered under the ESA; Species that may have been preserved from extinction; Limitations to endangered...
- Biodiversity and Mom. Nagle, John Copeland // Ecology Law Quarterly;2003, Vol. 30 Issue 4, p991
Presents an article that provides moral, ethical and religious reasons for preventing any species from extinction. Effort of the U.S. Congress to enact the Endangered Species Act (ESA) in December 1973; Reasons behind the inclusion of all types of creatures within the ambit of the ESA; Details...
- Mexican Wolf Recovery: Moving Forward Through Collaboration. BARRETT, SHERRY // International Wolf;Fall2012, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p9
The article explores some efforts to conserve the Mexican wolf in the U.S. It recognizes the efforts for raising the animal's population from 42 to at least 58. It blames conflicts with livestock for the eventual extirpation of the Mexican wolf in the country in the mid-1900s. In addition, the...
- The Principle's the Same. Reiger, George // Field & Stream;Mar2002, Vol. 106 Issue 11, p39
Reports on the issues related to antiwhaling policies. Arguments of including whales under the Endangered Species Act; Extinction of right whales; Basis of conservation and the principle of wildlife management.