Do you like
bald eagles? Then you should protect this law.
Endangered Species Act is our country’s bedrock environmental law; it brought
the bald eagle, our national bird, back from near extinction. But Congress
wants to weaken the law and clear a path for industry to mine, log, and drill away
our natural heritage.
Endangered Species Act protects wildlife and their habitats from out-of-control
corporate interests. It requires extra oversight of projects that might
otherwise destroy irreplaceable areas and species. It protects listed species
from corporate greed or carelessness. And it works: it has already saved an
estimated 227 species from extinction. We can’t let misguided politicians
undermine this important and effective law.
Tell Congress you value native wildlife,
and want to see all endangered species protected.
support, the Endangered Species Act will remain our strongest environmental law
for the conservation of wildlife and we will continue to hold the line against