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Understanding the New Federal Water Law

By Jeffrey Mount, Brian Gray, Caitrin Chappelle

Jan 27, 2017 ... Under the authority of the Endangered Species Act (ESA), these agencies write “biological opinions” about how the projects must operate to ...

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Farms that Help Wildlife

By Jeffrey Mount, Nathaniel Seavy, John Eadie, Peter Moyle

Apr 21, 2015 ... Swainson's hawks—listed as threatened under the state endangered species act—and long-billed curlews make extensive use of alfalfa fields ...


A Path Forward for California’s Freshwater Ecosystems

By Jeffrey Mount, Brian Gray, Karrigan Bork, James Cloern ...

Dec 5, 2019 ... ... introduction of non-native species, and a changing climate. ... species now protected by state and federal endangered species acts ...

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A Pragmatic Reason to Protect Freshwater Fish

By Ellen Hanak, Jeffrey Mount, Peter Moyle

Dec 15, 2015 ... ... lead to broader consequences, particularly if they are declared threatened or endangered under the federal Endangered Species Act (ESA).

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A State of Water Independence

By Brian Gray

Jan 4, 2017 ... Concerns include the potential loosening of endangered species protections and changes to federal regulatory jurisdiction under the Clean ...

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Extinction Risk for Native Fish if Drought Persists

By Jeffrey Mount, Peter Moyle

Sep 10, 2015 ... Half of the 18 species at risk are not currently protected under the Endangered Species Act (ESA). Listing species for ESA protection brings ...

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Drought Watch: Saving the Fish

By Jeffrey Mount

Feb 26, 2014 ... State and federal laws that protect endangered species reflect the high value society places on native biodiversity.