Despite its success and public support, the strongest and most important federal law protecting imperiled wildlife and plants is under attack - deemed by its opponents as a job-killing regulation.
Science has concluded that we have entered an unprecedented period of climate change and human-caused Sixth Mass extinction. As conservationists in the 21st century, we are faced with the growing challenge of helping imperiled species heal and flourish and supporting biodiversity for future generations, not dismantling the cornerstone of our nation’s conservation law.
When you dismantle the ESA, you are killing more than a law. And no species should have to face extinction at the hands of humanity, much less twice.