Center for Biological Diversity

New York News
12:45 pm
Fri July 18, 2014

Resolution To Create Oil Train Task Force Tabled

Plattsburgh City Hall
Credit WAMC Photo

City councillors in Plattsburgh have tabled a resolution to create an oil train task force.
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New York News
7:45 pm
Tue September 24, 2013

Group Settles Over Protection for Rare Bird

Bicknell's Thrush, Catharus bicknelli, by T. B. Ryder
Credit T.B. Ryder/USFWS

An environmental group says it has reached a settlement with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service over endangered species status for a rare migratory songbird which nests on mountaintops in northern New England, the Adirondacks and eastern Canada.

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New England News
6:30 pm
Fri June 28, 2013

Efforts Made to Protect Rare Songbird

Bicknell's Thrush
Credit T.B. Ryder/USFWS

The Center for Biological Diversity has filed suit against the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for failing to protect the Bicknell's Thrush as an endangered species.

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New York News
6:30 pm
Thu March 21, 2013

Center for Biological Diversity Sues to Protect Rare Songbird

Close-up of a Bicknell's Thrush
Credit Steve Faccio

The Center for Biological Diversity has filed a formal notice of intent to sue the  U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for not responding to its petition to grant endangered species status to the Bicknell’s thrush.  The rare songbird is only found on mountaintops in northern New England, the Adirondacks and eastern Canada during the summer, and a few Caribbean islands in winter.

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New York News
9:30 pm
Tue March 19, 2013

Vermont Group Plans to Sue to Protect Rare Songbird

Bicknell's Thrush
Credit Larry Master, masterimages.org

An environmental group plans to sue the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for not giving endangered species status to a rare songbird that breeds on mountaintops in northern New England, the Adirondacks and eastern Canada, and winters in the Caribbean.

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