Re: NANFA-- Bush to end ESA listings for fish?

Bruce Stallsmith (
Tue, 12 Mar 2002 10:38:15 -0500

>The Bush administration is seeking to temporarily end habitat protections
>for 19 populations of salmon and steelhead in four Western states, which
>could open the areas to greater development. In a proposed settlement
>entered in federal court Monday, the National Marine Fisheries Service said
>it will eliminate and then revise the protections to settle lawsuits filed
>by the Association of California Water Agencies, National Association of
>Home Builders, and 16 other groups of developers and local governments.
>Source: Associated Press
>See full story:

Excellent! I find that very compassionate.

--Bruce Stallsmith
in sarcastic Huntsville, AL, US of A
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