Gray Wolves Face Delisting, Again and Why the Courts Will Force Relisting, Again
- Judge Allows Seismic Surveys For Chukchi Leases. // Energy Daily;8/13/2010, Issue 154, p4
The article reports on the move of U.S. District Judge Ralph Beistline to clarify his ruling to permit Shell Gulf of Mexico Inc. to proceed with previously approved seismic surveying activities in Chukchi Sea. Beistline made the move in response to a request for clarification from Department of...
- DYSFUNCTIONAL DOWNLISTING DEFEATED: DEFENDERS OF WILDLIFE V. SECRETARY, U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR. Fitzgerald, Edward A. // Boston College Environmental Affairs Law Review;2007, Vol. 34 Issue 1, p37
In 2003, the United States Department of the Interior (DOI) established three distinct population segments (DPSs) for the gray wolf, which encompassed its entire historic range. In addition, DOI downlisted the gray wolf from an endangered to threatened species in the Eastern and Western DPSs,...
- INTERIOR SECRETARY KEN SALAZAR MAKES TRIP TO WEST TEXAS AHEAD OF LIZARD DECISION. // TIPRO Target Newsletter;5/17/2012, Vol. 15 Issue 10, p4
The article presents information on Ken Salazar, Secretary of the U.S. Department of the Interior who visited Permian Basin, Texas to meet the member of the oil and gas industry on May 9, 2012.
- Plaintiff offended by Salazar comments on trust dispute. Jalonick, Mary Clarke // Buffalo Law Journal;3/16/2009, Vol. 81 Issue 22, p4
The article reports on the response of Elouise Cobell, a lead plaintiff of the 12-year-old Indian trust case against the U.S. government, on the comment of Interior Department Secretary Ken Salazar regarding its settlement. Cobell argues that Salazar's comment insulted the American Indians, and...
- Until a Judge Became Sheepish. McIntyre, Thomas; Bach, Rick; Bourjaily, Phil; Deeter, Kirk; Heavey, Bill; Kearns, Colin; Marshall, Bob; McClintock, Brian; Petzal, David E. // Field & Stream;Dec2008/Jan2009, Vol. 113 Issue 8, p127
The article reports that a consortium of environmental and animal-rights groups has filed a suit in the U.S. District Court in Missoula to place the Northern Rockies wolves under the Endangered Species Act (ESA) protection. The move was driven by the death of a number of wolves in the...
- Interior, 11 Atlantic States Form Wind 'Consortium'. // Energy Daily;2/22/2010, p4
The article reports on the wind consortium formed by 11 Atlantic Coast states and the U.S. Interior Department to help expedite offshore wind permitting processes and transmission planning efforts for Atlantic Coast wind projects. U.S. Interior Secretary Ken Salazar noted the advantage of a...
- Cape Wind: Charting a new course for a clean energy future. REID, SUSAN M. // Trends (15339556);Nov/Dec2010, Vol. 42 Issue 2, p6
The article offers information on the Cape Wind offshore wind energy project. It mentions that the project got its approval on April 28, 2010 from the U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI) secretary Ken Salazar. It mentions that the project is located on Horseshoe Shoal in Nantucket Sound,...
- Salazar's exit brings new life to national, Colorado GOP. Blake, Aaron; Soraghan, Mike // Hill;12/17/2008, Vol. 15 Issue 134, p3
The article reports on the issues concerning the decision of U.S. Senator Ken Salazar to accept the offer to become secretary of Interior Department.
- GOP-led bill opens up Grand Canyon area to mining. FONSECA, FELICIA // Native American Times;10/21/2011, Vol. 17 Issue 42, p3
The article focuses on the efforts of Republican lawmakers to prevent the U.S. Interior Department under Secretary Ken Salazar to extend a temporary ban on the filing of new mining claims that is expiring on December 2011 and to open up 1 million acres near the Grand Canyon to mining claims.