endangered


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
References in periodicals archive ?
Amphibians differ from all other groups shown in that the number of endangered species exceeds --.
Indianapolis-based Endangered Species Chocolate is a mission-driven company that is passionate about chocolate and the environment.
A preliminary ruling earlier this year in what has come to be known as the Tulare Lake case threatens to make protection of endangered species more expensive than anyone had anticipated, Haddock told reporters in October in Portland at the Society of Environmental Journalists annual meeting.
Unfortunately, delays and extinctions have plagued the Fish and Wildlife Service over the entire 30 years of the Endangered Species Act.
They'll spend six days in classrooms and dormitories at Pigeon Key, snorkel in the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary, and study with SeaWorld's expert instructors to learn about the ecology of Florida's endangered coral reefs.
Of the 283 California species listed as endangered, one-third are on bureau lands, says the agency's Ed Lorenzin.
Affirms that it is a legitimate defense, in a case where a defendant did not respect an endangered or threatened species, that the defendant did not know, nor could reasonably have known, that the indicated species was endangered or threatened.
The agency's plan requires a vast network of roads, pipelines and transmission wires that will cut through the heart of some of the most sensitive areas of the forest, including key habitat for the critically endangered California condor,'' said Defenders of Wildlife spokeswoman Kim Delfino.
would severely undermine the Endangered Species Act (ESA) and punch loopholes in the law on behalf of greedy developers, oil companies, and other special interests.
The Endangered Species Act (ESA), passed by Congress and signed by President Nixon in 1973, established lists of endangered and threatened species and prohibited the killing or harming of them and their habitat.
The testers sighted the endangered short-tailed albatross a few times, but never saw one hooked.
During the early days of the Endangered Species Act, I cared for five of these then-endangered falcons at Maryland's Aberdeen Proving Ground.