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Ramona Young-Grindle

Ramona Young-Grindle

Latest Articles by Ramona Young-Grindle

Feds Offer Some Protection to Chambered Nautilus

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has listed the chambered nautilus as threatened under the Endangered Species Act, citing demand for its shells as the main threat.

Feds Upgrade Cactus to 'Threatened' as Numbers Rebound

Reduced federal protection for a recovering southwest cactus is a win for ranchers who find protections burdensome, and for conservationists who strive to protect imperiled species.

Feds Agree to List 75 Remaining Pink Dolphins as Endangered

The Taiwanese humpback dolphin, one of the rarest dolphins in the world, now has federal protection with the National Marine Fisheries Service set to publish a regulation Wednesday listing the dolphins as endangered under the Endangered Species Act.