The Issue:On July 19th, President Trump's Department of Interior released a series of proposed changes to the way it interprets and carries out actions under the Endangered Species Act (ESA).
Among the proposals are:
These proposed regulations come on top of bills in Congress likewise aimed at weakening the Endangered Species Act. Imperiled wildlife is facing attack from all directions. The Endangered Species Act is one of the nation’s most powerful environmental laws. It has saved hundreds of species from extinction and preserved millions of acres of critical habitat. Your leaders need to hear from you now that protecting endangered species is a top priority.
What You Can Do: Please add your information below to send a message to your U.S. senators and representatives, letting them know you oppose any attempts to weaken the Endangered Species Act and its implementing regulations.
I oppose attempts to weaken the Endangered Species Act
Dear [Decision Maker],