Updates from August, 2010

ASSOCIATED PRESS

Whooping cranes may return to Louisiana

August 20th, 2010 | Related Press

NEW ORLEANS — The whooping crane — one of the world’s most endangered birds and one of the first animals on the U.S. endangered list — could be back in Louisiana’s wetlands as early as February under a U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service proposal. The […]

Filed in: Coastal Ecosystems, Whooping Cranes

AMMOLAND.COM

USFWS Proposes Reintroduction of Whooping Cranes into Louisiana

August 20th, 2010 | Related Press

Washington, DC –(Ammoland.com)- The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced today in the Federal Register it is seeking public comment on a proposed rule to reintroduce the endangered whooping crane into habitat in its historic range on the state-owned White Lake Wetland Conservation Area in […]

Filed in: Coastal Ecosystems, Whooping Cranes

THE ROCKPORT PILOT

Judge denies dismissal of ESA lawsuit

August 6th, 2010 | TAP In The News

In the Federal Endangered Species Act (ESA) litigation brought by The Aransas Project (TAP) against officials of the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ), United States District Judge Janis Jack denied all motions to dismiss the litigation. Proceeding issue-by-issue, Jack entertained arguments from all parties […]

Filed in: Coastal Ecosystems, Guadalupe Basin Water Management, TAP Progress, Whooping Cranes