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Animals  (tags: esa, wildanimals, protect, threatened, proposed revisions )

Katie
- 27 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Please add your name to tell the Trump administration to reconsider these proposed revisions and instead focus on fully funding the Endangered Species Act.



   

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Katie F (0)
Tuesday April 23, 2019, 7:33 am
The Departments of Interior and Commerce recently proposed drastic changes to the way they carry out the Endangered Species Act. If these revisions go into effect as written, protecting endangered and threatened species and the wild places they rely upon will be much more difficult.

The changes would:

Insert economic impact into decisions about protecting species;
Make it much more difficult to protect species threatened by climate change;
Add new burdens to the process of protecting plants, fish, and animals and make it easier to slash protections from species now on the list;
Make it harder to designate critical habitat for threatened and endangered wildlife;
Reduce protections for threatened species;
Reduce voluntary conservation incentives; and
Weaken the consultation process that requires government agencies to check with the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service to determine if their actions will harm protected plants, fish, and animals.


The Endangered Species Act is phenomenally successful. It has a 99 percent success rate at preventing the extinction of species in its care. But it only works if politicians stay out of the way.

 

Animae C (508)
Tuesday April 23, 2019, 7:37 am
Signed & Tweeted
15 supporters

TY dear Katie
 

Ann B (76)
Tuesday April 23, 2019, 7:51 am
signed
 

Leo Custer (312)
Tuesday April 23, 2019, 8:08 am
Thank you for posting!
 

Donna T (0)
Tuesday April 23, 2019, 8:10 am
thank you
 

Sonia Minwer Barakat Reque (59)
Tuesday April 23, 2019, 9:14 am
S&N;thanks for sharing
 

hELEN hEARFIELD (3)
Tuesday April 23, 2019, 9:25 am
tyfs
 

Lisa M (15)
Tuesday April 23, 2019, 9:44 am
Signed previously on April 22, 2019.
 

Ben O (131)
Tuesday April 23, 2019, 9:59 am
Signed this morning!
 

Colleen L (3)
Tuesday April 23, 2019, 9:59 am
Signed
692 SUPPORTERS 1,000 GOAL
Thanks Katie
 

Michael F (173)
Tuesday April 23, 2019, 11:28 am
Noted & Signed, Thank You for Sharing This !!!
 

Lone F (58)
Tuesday April 23, 2019, 11:56 am
Thanks Katie
Noted and signed
 

Angela K (374)
Tuesday April 23, 2019, 12:08 pm
You signed on April 23, 2019
 

Patrice Z (16)
Tuesday April 23, 2019, 1:42 pm
Signed and noted.
 

Melania P (123)
Tuesday April 23, 2019, 2:06 pm
Signed and shared
 

Past Member (0)
Tuesday April 23, 2019, 2:08 pm
petition previously signed April 23 2019...
#1473 supporters...
#527 signatures needed to reach goal of 2000 ~ PLEASE SIGN!

thank you Katie...
 

Allen O (195)
Tuesday April 23, 2019, 7:08 pm
Thanks Katie - Signed and noted
 

Raleigh koritz (357)
Tuesday April 23, 2019, 8:10 pm
signed shared posted on all timelines. ty Katie
 

Barry AWAY T (937)
Tuesday April 23, 2019, 9:32 pm
noted, signed, shared - thanks!
 

Inge Bjorkman (202)
Wednesday April 24, 2019, 12:44 am
Signed.

Love💖
 

Peggy B (43)
Wednesday April 24, 2019, 5:50 am
Signed
 

S J (124)
Wednesday April 24, 2019, 8:59 am
You signed on April 21, 2019
 

danii p (33)
Wednesday April 24, 2019, 9:25 am
Signed noted shared ty
 

Peggy B (43)
Wednesday April 24, 2019, 6:14 pm
Signed
 

Sabrina Degasperi (2)
Thursday April 25, 2019, 2:48 am
Signed
 

Sergio Padilla (65)
Friday April 26, 2019, 9:05 am
Done
 
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