Ted Williams's Blog Archive November, 2013

TRCP Joins CARE Coalition to Advocate for Refuge Funding, Improvement

TRCP cites importance of National Wildlife Refuge System to fish
and wildlife, sportsmen, health of America’s economy

Alcoa Moves to Protect Rare Plant Found Only Along Yadkin River

In the shadow of the 96-year-old Narrows Dam, biologists fanned out across the rocky banks of the Yadkin River earlier this fall searching for the Yadkin River goldenrod, a plant once lost to science and only found sporadically along a 2.5-mile stretch of shoreline on the Stanly-Montgomery county line.

Audubon and Pew: Florida’s Coastal Birds Could Face Threat to Food Supply

Researchers Recommend Protecting Small Fish as a Vital Food Source


Sportsmen Oppose House Bills Threatening Public Lands

National coalition targets bills that would cancel leasing reforms, reduce opportunities
for public input and block federal fracking regulations

Nevada council debates plans in sage grouse fight

http://www.seattlepi.com/news/science/article/Nevada-council-debates-plans-in-sage-grouse-fight-4991725.php Despite Fred’s incredible stupidity, he’s right about listing. ESA status for this bird would be a disaster.