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Bats at Risk

posted Dec 12, 2016, 9:04 AM by Kathleen Tyner   [ updated Dec 20, 2016, 12:39 PM ]

The US Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) is considering streamlining the permitting process under the Endangered Species Act to allow nine Oil and Gas Companies to lawfully ‘take’ or kill five different endangered bat species, like the little brown bat pictured, in three states; OH, PA, and WV for the next 50 years.

The comment deadline is December 27th. Learn more here.