Nevada

Blm Whistleblower Wins Appeal Over Toxic Nevada Mine

by Susan Sargent | September 2, 2008
Labor Department Confirms Retaliatory Firing in Violation of Anti-Pollution Laws ...

HELICOPTER CRASHES IN NEVADA COYOTE HUNT

by Susan Sargent | April 22, 2008
Accidents Mount as National Review of Aerial Gunning Safety Underway ...

LEGAL PETITION TO SAVE NEVADA’S AMARGOSA TOAD

by Susan Sargent | February 26, 2008
Off-Road Traffic and Habitat Destruction May Doom Toad without Intervention ...

BUSH ADMINISTRATION FAILS TO PROTECT RARE SAND MOUNTAIN BLUE BUTTERFLY

by Susan Sargent | May 3, 2007
SAN FRANCISCO— The Bush administration today refused to extend the protections of the Endangered Species Act to the rare Sand Mountain blue butterfly, despite the fact that it has steadily declined in numbers and its habitat is rapidly being destroyed. Conservation organizations vowed to ...

RARE BUTTERFLY PROTECTED BY EMERGENCY OFF-ROAD VEHICLE CLOSURE IN SAND MTN NEVADA

by Susan Sargent | March 19, 2007
RENO, Nev.– Yesterday the Bureau of Land Management announced an emergency closure of 3,985 acres of public land in and adjacent to the Sand Mountain Recreation Area near Fallon, Nevada, to off-road vehicles to protect the rare Sand Mountain blue butterfly. The species is suffering from ...