Endangered Species Coalition


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Endangered Species Coalition (ESC)

Address:PO Box 65195
Washington, DC 20035

Web: www.stopextinction.org
Established: 1981. Description:A coalition of 440 environmental, conservation, religious, scientific, humane, sporting, and business groups. Defends the Endangered Species Act by working to increase funding for endangered species protection and monitoring federal legislation for anti-environmental riders. Also works with regional organizations on issues affecting species survival and recovery.
Publications: Activist Updates (biweekly); free to members.

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Heather Weiner, Chairperson, Endangered Species Coalition, Interview by author (Feb.
Following that inauspicious beginning, pressure by the Canadian Endangered Species Coalition and its supporters helped to spur a joint federal-provincial commitment to endangered species protection in October 1996 (the National Accord for the Protection of Species at Risk).
Opponents of the law use all these phony anecdotes as a crutch because the science community won't support their arguments," claims Jim Jontz, who heads up the Endangered Species Coalition.
Four activities based on National Standards in language arts, science, and geography present compelling ecological concepts based on the funny and thought-provoking context of the film and challenge students to get involved in issues that matter, using suggestions and resources offered by the National Wildlife Federation, the Endangered Species Coalition, and Defenders of Wildlife.
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It is shocking to me and my colleagues that the Defense Department is trying to divest themselves from environmental laws,'' said Brock Evans, executive director of the Endangered Species Coalition.
Veteran environmental activist Brock Evans is Executive Director of the Endangered Species Coalition.
About Norton, an extremist advocate of private property rights during a long public career, Endangered Species Coalition Executive Director Brock Evans says, "This is the scariest nomination for Secretary of Interior I have witnessed in 20 years.
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It is clear that Americans appreciate strong protections for all endangered species," explained Brock Evans, Executive Director of the Endangered Species Coalition.
The Endangered Species Coalition enthusiastically supports the reintroduction of the Endangered Species Recovery Act (ESRA) by Representatives George Miller (D-CA) and Frank Pallone (D-NJ) as the positive alternative to current attempts at weakening protection for imperiled species in the name of "reform.

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