For twenty years the US Army Corps of Engineers has failed to address salmon declines on the Columbia and Snake River Systems. Instead they have scapegoated birds like cormorants and terns for doing what comes naturally. We need your voice to demand real solutions. It is time to address the dams!Read Post
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Speak up for our country’s premier bird protection law, now threatened as the Trump Administration works to dismantle it, leaving millions of birds at risk. The Migratory Bird Treaty Act (MBTA) is one of the United States oldest environmental laws and provides protection for more than 1,000 species of North American birds.Read Post
The US Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) is currently conducting a public scoping process for a plan that they are developing that would allow states and private industry to kill Double-crested Cormorants without permits. Cormorants are one of the most persecuted bird species in North American and the proposal being presented by the Fish and Wildlife Service would unfortunately perpetuate a long-term pattern of wanton slaughter.Read Post