Trump’s Wall Threatens Thousands of Plant and Animal Species Along the U.S.-Mexico Border

January 10, 2019 at 1:49 am

Around 50 threatened animal species — including jaguars, ocelots and bighorn sheep — will struggle to survive if the wall is built

States Vow to Fight Trump’s Offshore Drilling Proposal

January 9, 2018 at 2:30 am

President Trump’s plan to open up more than 90 percent of U.S. continental shelf to offshore drilling is being opposed by the governors of all coastal states except Maine.

USDA Overturns Rule Requiring Outdoor Space for Organic Hens

December 16, 2017 at 4:45 pm

A rule change under the Obama Administration, required egg producers using the label “USDA Organic” to provide real outdoor space for hens, rather than enclosed porches. The Trump administration just reversed that.

“Outdoor” porch at one of America’s largest organic egg farms in Saranac, Michigan.