This week, a federal judge upheld the Department of Homeland Security’s decision to exempt construction of the border wall from … More
How much would you pay to protect endangered species? Let environmentalists chip in to expedite the process of listing species under the Endangered Species Act
On Monday, the Supreme Court granted review in Weyerhauser v. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Services—a closely watched case about a federal … More
Proposals for reforming the Endangered Species Act to rely more on state regulation and private incentives are usually met by … More
Trust is important, especially so for conservation. Successful conservation depends on the collaboration of many people: environmentalists, scientists, property owners, … More
It looks increasingly likely that Congress will attempt to overhaul the Endangered Species Act next year. Rob Bishop, chairman of … More
I am not the person you’d expect to be an outspoken supporter of hunting as a conservation tool. I’ve been … More
The possibility that we may soon be able to resurrect extinct species would allow us to hedge against the risk of extinction.
For three years, Utah has worked with property owners to protect prairie dogs. But a decision from the Tenth Circuit threatens to get rid of that conservation program and replace it with more conflict.
In congressional testimony, I explain how the Endangered Species Act’s consultation process delays infrastructure upgrades and can harm species.