Some of the key provisions of the bill:
• Eliminate conservation measures on tens of millions of acres of land;
• Repeal established conservation measures that prohibit the killing or injuring of hundreds of threatened species;
• Require the federal government to pay developers, the oil industry and other special interest groups to keep them from killing or injuring publicly owned fish and wildlife.
You can contact your representative through the Congressional Switchboard: (202) 224-3121
If you would like to see the bill - http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/query/F?c
Analysis: (these are just a sampling, Google Pombo and read more)
Sierra Club - http://www.sierraclub.org/pressroom/rel
Defenders of Wildlife - http://www.saveesa.org/learnmore/pdf/po
Environmental Defense - http://www.environmentaldefense.org/art
A legislative analysis of the bill can be obtained at - http://www.sw-center.org/swcbd/press/po
Please call now, this can't be allowed to pass.
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