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June 21, 2001 | Press Release

Court Asked to Order EPA Action on Imperial Valley Air Pollution

Earthjustice asked a federal court to order EPA Administrator Christine Todd Whitman to decide within 90 days whether Imperial Valley, CA must be reclassified under the Clean Air Act to a more serious air pollution category.

June 13, 2001 | Press Release

California Rivers, Streams and Wetlands Under Attack

California developers filed a lawsuit in federal court in Washington, D.C., in an attempt to undo critical habitat protections for the threatened California red-legged frog (Rana aurora draytonii), the amphibian made famous by Mark Twain's story, "The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County."

May 30, 2001 | Press Release

Bush Budget's Fine Print Includes Death Warrant for Endangered Species

Dr. Jane Goodall joins religious leaders, conservationists, and celebrities in calling for a halt to the Bush administration's plan to weaken the ESA through funding cuts and policy changes that would undermine citizen oversight and leave species listing decisions almost entirely in the hands of the Secretary of Interior.