Tag: Plants

Bumblebees In Danger

Bumblebees In Danger

According to Truthout, the Trump administration had recently delayed¬†the effective date of federal protections for the rusty-patched bumblebee (Bombus affinis) from what was originally supposed to be February 10th to now March 21st. As of 2016, they are¬†declared as endangered. "For the first time in the history of the continental United States, a species of … Continue reading Bumblebees In Danger

Business Versus Nature

Business Versus Nature

President Trump, being the business man that he is, wishes to lessen or remove federal regulations in as many areas as possible to benefit the economy. With as much debt as the United States has, we need look for ways where we can recuperate money. I understand that. But, targeting the Endangered Species Act is … Continue reading Business Versus Nature

Update On The Endangered Species Act

Update On The Endangered Species Act

I just recently came across an interesting article titled "How The Endangered Species Act Helps Save Humans, Too". TIME posted a new story about how Congress is looking into possibly weakening the Endangered Species Act. The author, Justin Worland, has some good points, in favor of protecting and keeping the act, about how it helps … Continue reading Update On The Endangered Species Act

List Of Endangered Species In Michigan

List Of Endangered Species In Michigan

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has a list of "Federally-listed Threatened, Endangered, Proposed, and Candidate Species" in their article, which you can read by clicking here. They have some good details about each one, so be sure to check it out. I don't know if their article consists of every single species that is … Continue reading List Of Endangered Species In Michigan