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Agencies Rescind Trump-Era Definition of “Habitat” Under Endangered Species Act

USA - June 30 2022 On Friday, June 24, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and National Marine Fisheries Service issued a final rule rescinding the agencies’ regulatory…

Samuel B. Boxerman, Aaron L. Flyer, Brooklyn Hildebrandt

Council on Environmental Quality Partially Restores National Environmental Policy Act Provisions

USA - April 20 2022 The U.S. Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ) published a Final Rule regarding implementing regulations of the National Environmental Policy Act…

Brooklyn Hildebrandt

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Propose to List Northern Long-Eared Bat as Endangered Species

USA - March 25 2022 On Tuesday, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) proposed to reclassify the northern long-eared bat (Myotis septentrionalis), a bat species…

Samuel B. Boxerman, Brooklyn Hildebrandt

Biden Administration Proposes Phase One Rule Revamping Environmental Permitting

USA - October 13 2021 On October 7, 2021, the White House Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ) issued a proposed rule to amend regulations implementing the National…

Brittany A. Bolen, Peter R. Steenland, Jim Wedeking

Fish and Wildlife to Release Final Rule Reimplementing Migratory Bird Treaty Act Prohibition on Incidental Take

USA - October 4 2021 A legal dispute that has occupied three successive Secretaries of the Interior takes another turn on October 4, 2021, as the Biden administration…

Brooklyn Hildebrandt, Peter R. Steenland