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The Center for Biological Diversity works through science, law, and creative media to secure a future for wildlife and wild places.

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Trump's wall is under construction in Arizona. Sacred sites, wildlife refuges & wilderness land are being destroyed… https://t.co/OitbO7I7Ls
Retweeted by Center for Bio DivThe planet is dying from the climate emergency but govts refuse #realclimateaction. @Frostpaw_bear marches with th… https://t.co/KDXHXHHIze
Retweeted by Center for Bio DivGreat news! EU to Ban Chlorpyrifos Pesticide Starting in February https://t.co/g84nebkIcD
Retweeted by Center for Bio DivThousands in Madrid are marching to protest the climate emergency. #FridaysForFurture #cop25 #Frostpaw_bear says H… https://t.co/C4nAvkZYOV
Retweeted by Center for Bio DivA friendly reminder to resist the temptation to make your dog or cat an accomplice in your holiday overconsumption.… https://t.co/C9NYsjHvVT
Retweeted by Center for Bio Div“This appalling decision leaves cyanide traps lurking in the wild, threatening people, pets and imperiled animals,”… https://t.co/VTkAQwN6cAIn September 7 million people around the world walked out to demand real climate action from election officials. Re… https://t.co/EOS2nJN7y4OCEANS: Plastic pollution detrimental to hermit crabs, ecosystems https://t.co/EVYfzF5eud via @EENewsUpdates
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12/6
2019
Join us for a panel discussion on December 10th with the Center's @KassieSiegel and @11thhourproject on the oil & g… https://t.co/SoMEbZnMLkTrump's administration announced it will re-authorize the use of M-44s, vicious "cyanide bombs" that attract and ki… https://t.co/3tDZAYl7hmWinter waterfalls in the #borderlands?Hell yeah! The Sonoran Desert is the wettest desert on 🌎. It’s also 1 of the… https://t.co/n5fp0UVi5D
Retweeted by Center for Bio DivAwful news, Trump's EPA appallingly just re-ok'ed M-44s, cyanide bombs which in 2018 were used to kill 6579 animals… https://t.co/L6xQJ772h5
Retweeted by Center for Bio Div"If national parks are 'America’s best idea,' then building walls across them surely counts among our very worst."… https://t.co/pq6BbSM3Jo
Retweeted by Center for Bio DivGood news: In response to our petition and lawsuit, two southern Arizona plants that live near the proposed Rosemon… https://t.co/3iyWIeBL0aBREAKING: Dozens of activists just disrupted & walked out of #COP25 panel featuring @Shell @BP_plc @Chevron. We’re… https://t.co/Inz7wqW0Tm
Retweeted by Center for Bio DivBREAKING: The Trump administration just said it’s reauthorizing use of sodium cyanide in wildlife-killing devices c… https://t.co/owuIUE2UwZBreaking: M-44s ok, EPA “Cyanide traps can’t be used safely by anyone, anywhere. While the EPA added some restricti… https://t.co/5bSDWHEZJ4
Retweeted by Center for Bio DivBREAKING: Our new report "Catering to the Climate" is out! One way you can make a BIG difference for our planet thi… https://t.co/vz6gU2xQ32
Retweeted by Center for Bio DivThe assault of the #fossilfuel industry against our climate doesn't stop at #climatedenial. Join @CenterforBioDivhttps://t.co/NMVoJk9YKW
Retweeted by Center for Bio DivJust released today - #plantbased meals and menus can make a big difference at holiday parties, conferences, and ot… https://t.co/Ud8RK7EqMr
Retweeted by Center for Bio DivToday I thought I'd sketch out a list of a few species I'd like to write about in 2020. It's now 6 pages long. Wh… https://t.co/KuoZZ7kMnI
Retweeted by Center for Bio DivEvidence is growing that shows that fracking impacts wildlife and ecosystems as much as it harms human health. https://t.co/IudVvI9M8b
12/5
2019
Yesterday the Center and 364 organizations filed a legal petition with the @EPA demanding new regulations on the U.… https://t.co/iQHZyXMta1The Center's @ajeansu sets the record straight at the @UN Climate Change Conference in Madrid right now. #COP25. https://t.co/Cy5PTcTDcZThere are a million times more microplastics in the ocean than we thought https://t.co/35cHPzVazn
Retweeted by Center for Bio DivBREAKING: Our new report "Catering to the Climate" is out! One way you can make a BIG difference for our planet thi… https://t.co/vz6gU2xQ32Trump’s brand new “impenetrable” #BorderWall was scaled in seconds with nothing more than a rope ladder: https://t.co/ZssGMAKrCa
Retweeted by Center for Bio DivWe’re glad that Jason Momoa is speaking out against plastic pollution. It’s a scourge in our oceans, deadly for our… https://t.co/ylGbl8OBiDClimate change is the biggest threat to the future of our lives, country, and world. Youth across the U.S. will lea… https://t.co/ir7QL7ZNEbThe U.S.'s rarest small mammal is making a slow comeback from extinction - but climate change may still deal this d… https://t.co/biBEz0flsy
Retweeted by Center for Bio DivSadly many Christmas trees are heavily sprayed with pesticides. And yes, you should be concerned about these chemic… https://t.co/BBWy6NxKKr
Retweeted by Center for Bio Div"It’s outrageous that Minnesota’s lynx keep needlessly suffering and dying in indiscriminate traps." - Collette Adk… https://t.co/dXmnGeAXTdWe've sued the Trump administration more than 150 times to protect wildlife and wild places. Your support makes it… https://t.co/BEp5v3A140
12/4
2019
UN last week: Govts plan to develop 120% more fossil fuel by 2030 than is consistent with avoiding 1.5C of warming.… https://t.co/aNa46uQTdM
Retweeted by Center for Bio Div“America remains the number one historic contributor to the climate emergency, and even Democratic politicians have… https://t.co/x94eAgm121
Retweeted by Center for Bio Div"We urgently need to stop burning fossil fuels, but instead the Trump administration is flooring the gas." — Taylor… https://t.co/9LUgWEUh5cPlastic plants poison communities with toxic air pollution. That’s why we just delivered a petition signed by +350… https://t.co/59guVO3Vy9“Our oversupply of fracked gas is driving a boom in plastic production. This dirty industry spews greenhouse gases… https://t.co/g78kKuMUYw
Retweeted by Center for Bio DivBREAKING NEWS: Legal Petition Seeks New Air Pollution Standards for Petrochemical Plants. Increasing Plastic Produc… https://t.co/6wyRLkDKdA
Retweeted by Center for Bio Div"This report makes clear that Fort Huachuca should’ve been downsized in 2014 rather than given the green light to k… https://t.co/dRiv8qhds1Today is #GivingTuesday! Your support makes it possible for the Center to take our fight to protect endangered spec… https://t.co/89gcFU7jh2We and @SierraClub just sued @UNC for violations of the Clean Air Act. "North Carolina’s flagship public university… https://t.co/W1vfI6UuD3#GivingTuesday is here! Please, support our fight to save endangered species. Every gift makes a difference -- and… https://t.co/Js07rtGrRASAVE THE DATE: Join @MichaelEMann, Andres Soto from @CBECal, @AntoniaJuhasz, & @KassieSiegel in SF on Dec. 10 for a… https://t.co/ICzKXy3DUg
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12/3
2019
Tomorrow morning, a huge national coalition we've assembled will announce a major legal challenge to pollution from… https://t.co/AsPMhWhpa6
Retweeted by Center for Bio Div#GivingTuesday is tomorrow! With one million species at risk of extinction, there's never been a more important tim… https://t.co/GRSzGT0PhYEvery year around this time, a news outlet usually covers pesticide use in Xmas trees. And every year I’m disappoin… https://t.co/lWbG5iKkCW
Retweeted by Center for Bio DivXmas trees are but a small blip of the pesticide use in the U.S., but I hope this serves as a compelling example of… https://t.co/8Nj7HehQwe
Retweeted by Center for Bio DivAccording to the EPA, the country's second-most commonly used pesticide is likely harming most species of mammals,… https://t.co/EcyFYoCGUVThis #CyberMonday think about Simplifying the Holidays with an experiential gift for your friends and family to red… https://t.co/9seXYCnZWP
Retweeted by Center for Bio DivWhen Should We Consider A Species Recovered? https://t.co/ssz4H6pdVd
Retweeted by Center for Bio DivWe need real solutions to protect rhinos from poaching, not well-intentioned (yet illogical) ideas. https://t.co/9tlbhIs5ZR
12/2
2019
We need to halt the slaughter of Tanzania's wildlife before it begins — and stop wealthy trophy hunters from killin… https://t.co/CTXy1IJT2XCigarette butts are the most littered item that ends up in our oceans. Here’s what people are doing to get rid of b… https://t.co/ICjoXqFeGX
12/1
2019
Southern Resident killer whales are on the brink of extinction — there are just 73 left in the wild. Take action ri… https://t.co/jwhENDizrpThe extinction crisis is here. What will it take to end it? https://t.co/JI8S4qnvk6
11/30
2019
Last weekend we paddled the beautiful Peace River in Florida’s Bone Valley, where 100,000 acres of destructive phos… https://t.co/6jHkvN6TZkTell the EPA to do its job: Protect our communities and wildlife by reining in pollution from industrial plants tha… https://t.co/HQhHi1S0nGSave the date! #GivingTuesday is coming. https://t.co/b9VAtB2tdi
11/29
2019
Every year 40 percent of the edible food produced in the United States is thrown away, wasting 25 percent of the co… https://t.co/vVxNi4c5eWKoala populations are in decline because of the #ClimateCrisis, habitat destruction and disease. But emerging solut… https://t.co/wJR9d1uavE
11/28
2019
Nellie Jo David, a Hia-Ced O’odham activist, explains what's at stake for the O’odham people on both sides of the U… https://t.co/fAIEpFauxUWe don't trust the aquarium industry to resume status quo collection of Hawaii reef fish and neither should… https://t.co/vzWmVY0J8Q
Retweeted by Center for Bio Div788 acres of old-growth forest in Oregon were sold to a private timber company in 2014. Today that sale was ruled i… https://t.co/oruwc7lT4MAnother explosion & fire at a petrochemical plant in Texas. This dirty & dangerous industry needs much better feder… https://t.co/iWDQMuOIS3
Retweeted by Center for Bio DivThere are only about 300 wolverines left in the wild. Their numbers are dwindling due to trapping and habitat loss… https://t.co/Gmsw8D7M7kEvidence is growing that shows that fracking impacts wildlife and ecosystems as much as it harms human health. https://t.co/IudVvI9M8b
11/27
2019
"This court order is an important step forward in the battle to protect children and others with asthma from danger… https://t.co/HfNMeXUQmwI 💘border crossing rivers. Checked my remote cameras on the San Pedro in southern Arizona / northern Sonora, Mex. a… https://t.co/DwNCshZtyc
Retweeted by Center for Bio DivBREAKING: Due to @CenterForBioDiv legal action, @USFWS today proposed to designate 190 river miles in Florida as pr… https://t.co/ptEtyQF66h
Retweeted by Center for Bio DivFlooding in a toxic uranium mine near the Grand Canyon could damage the region's precious groundwater. Tell Arizona… https://t.co/VycoNdMkkLBREAKING: As part of a legal agreement with @CenterForBioDiv, @USFWS just protected almost 190 miles of critical ha… https://t.co/o6F5Kgu3yc @thelibrafound Thank you for the mention and sharing our events map!Black Friday (& Cyber Monday & all the shopping days in between) mean an absurd amount of pointless plastic packagi… https://t.co/52x0eBDUhm
Retweeted by Center for Bio DivGood news: Following our legal action, the Trump administration has agreed to make a final decision on protecting c… https://t.co/kdT6JX0dl6
11/26
2019
A powerful, important piece by @theIntercept from the front lines of the fight over Trump’s border wall. https://t.co/5zvBdmMvXXA reader asks if Christmas trees are sprayed with pesticides. Find out what Dr. Donley has to say in his latest… https://t.co/uy1cN3FPtzAnother Endangered Species Act success story in the Pacific Northwest: In 1988, there were just 25,000 Bradshaw’s d… https://t.co/8lenRdxyLk @CatrinMyriam Thank you!"This bill would open a Pandora’s box where any local government that didn’t feel like complying with the Endangere… https://t.co/EBib4NRY5LWe just told Trump that we intend to take his administration to court for failing to update a decades-old recovery… https://t.co/bBlNuGWHkiURGENT: Please let the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service know that red wolves urgently need a recovery plan that will… https://t.co/iQ6XOgXZTF"We should list imperiled species before their populations decline drastically. We've got to start protecting wildl… https://t.co/5qic1c80s8
Retweeted by Center for Bio DivWhat’s the Trump effect on EPA’s work to protect people and the environment? Check out this exclusive Revelator int… https://t.co/97G7OYDnKm
11/25
2019
We're glad to see these orcas and belugas were released back into the wild. They should never have been captured in… https://t.co/evKBdrguheIf you read just one thing about the fight against the #BorderWall in Arizona, read this. @rdevro covers the… https://t.co/o1M5pnbs0q
Retweeted by Center for Bio DivParaquat sounds like it could be a tropical fruit but it’s not — it’s the most lethal pesticide in use today & can… https://t.co/hpiVBl3POw"The ocean does much to protect us from our own greed and insatiable need for growth; we need to protect it in retu… https://t.co/bdH6neb264
11/24
2019
Here's what experts say we should be doing now to cut #plastic pollution https://t.co/4CsjgCbNAd
Retweeted by Center for Bio Div"Decisions about the fate of endangered wildlife need to be based on science, not fabricated stories aimed at appea… https://t.co/0lgxchXhaMSometimes the reasons to hold a wild animal in captivity can be for medical attention, monitoring, or as a part of… https://t.co/pINhHFKeWvEvery year 40 percent of the edible food produced in the U.S. is thrown away. Supermarkets have a crucial role to p… https://t.co/1HVbSQAyEfJUST SENT TO CAPITOL HILL: Over 250 diverse groups urge House Majority to act on #ClimateActionNow and a… https://t.co/hrT2DTfF08
Retweeted by Center for Bio DivLight pollution is so pervasive even aquatic ecosystems are being disrupted. https://t.co/Y0za53l5x3“We call on not only Speaker Pelosi and the relevant House committee chairs to step it up, but also a recalcitrant… https://t.co/SyTeMHF2HCBREAKING: a court tentatively ruled this morning that approval of the Altair development violates state law. We… https://t.co/rxgTvuTRBZ
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11/23
2019
"The sad truth is that right now, border walls are being built in all four states; they are destroying some of the… https://t.co/TmB7MPjmY5“Pipeline spills are clearly inevitable, yet the Corps has fast-tracked pipeline construction & failed to ensure th… https://t.co/25R6aLA2Gg.@CBPArizona is turning Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument into a cactus graveyard. All of this destruction to b… https://t.co/2G5jDqoGKz
Retweeted by Center for Bio DivBREAKING: @CenterForBioDiv wins #EndangeredSpeciesAct protection for the Western Glacier Stone Fly (pictured below)… https://t.co/r43yJ51S91
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11/22
2019

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