Delays in Endangered Species Act Protections Lead to Extinctions

Nowicki, Brian
September 2004
Earth Island Journal;Autumn2004, Vol. 19 Issue 3, Special Section p6
Deals with the impact of the delay in implementing the Endangered Species Act (ESA) by the U.S. government on endangered animals and plants as of autumn 2004. Condition of endangered species; Reason behind the decision of the Fish and Wildlife Service for delaying the listings of imperiled mussels; Relevance of the implementation of ESA for the protection of endangered species.


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