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Marcellus Shale Industry Lobbies For New Endangered Species Laws

Pennsylvania’s shale gas industry is throwing its support behind new proposed legislation that would change the way creatures are added to the state’s endangered species list.

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Proposals Would Change Oversight of PA Endangered Species List

Proposals in the Pennsylvania House and Senate would change the way the list of endangered species is created in the state.  The proposals would open up the process to committees outside of the state agencies which have been responsible for maintaining the list for years.

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Who Should Call the Shots on PA's Endangered Species List?

The two state agencies tasked with deciding which animals count as endangered species are criticizing a proposal they say would strip their authority.

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Killing Eagles Approved

The federal government has a plan that it hopes will continue to protect the bald eagle.

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