Halt of N.C. Spotlighting of Coyotes Sought After Endangered Red Wolf Killed

Concerned groups asked a state court to stop spotlight hunting of coyotes at night in North Carolina—including the area inhabited by the world’s only wild population of about 100 red wolves—after one or more of the wolves was killed. More details are in the press release.

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Groups urge Memphis water utility to protect wellfield and aquifer from oil pipeline threat

SELC and a coalition of citizen and conservation groups sent a letter to Memphis Light, Gas and Water (MLGW) requesting that the utility take act...

Groups appeal AL Public Service Commission’s approval of $1+ billion gas expansion

SELC—along with Energy Alabama and GASP—are appealing the Public Service Commission’s approval of Alabama Power’s petition for its single largest...

Trump rule reverses decades of migratory bird protections

Days after the New Year and barely a week after the close of a public review period, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service put out a final rule to r...

NC considers climate change solution as communities feel impacts

SELC just filed a petition urging North Carolina to confront climate change by joining other states in a cooperative effort to reduce heat-trappi...

Lawsuit: Stop Trump administration’s parting shot at national forests

A lawsuit filed today seeks to reverse the Trump administration’s elimination of critical safeguards that have protected national forests from un...

Trump administration finalizes rule narrowing habitat protected by Endangered Species Act

In its final days in office, the Trump administration is continuing its assault on environmental regulations. The administration finalized a rule...

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