Endangered Species Act

A Monitoring Policy Framework for the United States Endangered Species Act

Biodiversity is deteriorating at a global level as human actions like development, overexploitation, climate change, pollution, and other factors have led to a dramatic increase in the rate of extinction. The U.S. Endangered Species Act is considered …

Supporting habitat conservation with automated change detection in Google Earth Engine

A significant limitation in biodiversity conservation has been the effective implementation of laws and regulations that protect species' habitats from degradation. Flexible, efficient, and effective monitoring and enforcement methods are needed …

Better representation is needed in Endangered Species Act implementation

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service uses the concepts of resilience, redundancy,and representation - often known as the 3Rs - to guide implementation of the Endangered Species Act. The Service has done little, however, to relate the 3Rs to the …

A Monitoring Policy Framework for the United States Endangered Species Act

Biodiversity is deteriorating at a global level as human actions like development, overexploitation, climate change, pollution, and other factors have led to a dramatic increase in the rate of extinction. The U.S. Endangered Species Act is considered …

Happy Holidays!

On December 28th, the ESA celebrated its 46th birthday. In honor of this special occasion, please enjoy this festive poem to commemorate the world's strongest law protecting imperiled wildlife!