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  • ... from 2009-2011. She points out that Bittner and his group Wildlife Research Institute (WRI) did consulting work for several area energy ... surveys that were conducted illegally," Weiner told ReWire . "That concerns me very much. We need to reexamine the impacts ...
  • A southern California wildlife biologist sentenced today for handling eagles without a ... tasks for wind power companies while he was unlicensed, ReWire has learned. John David Bittner, who runs the Ramona-based Wildlife Research Institute, pled guilty to violations of the federal Bald and Golden Eagle Protection Act (BGEPA) ...
  • ... raptor biologist now working with the US Fish and Wildlife Service and the lead author of a recent peer-reviewed paper on wind ... facility eagle mortalities. Pagel, who spoke with ReWire Friday about the paper he co-authored with five other USFWS ...
  • ... signing the statement included Audubon, Defenders of Wildlife , Natural Resources Defense Council, The Nature Conservancy, Sierra ... did not mince words in its press statement, sent to ReWire within hours of the Interior announcement on Friday:"We are proud to ...
  • ... has died at Spring Valley with no eagle take permit, wildlife advocates are urging that the Bureau of Land Management and the U.S. ... second death. In the letter, which Reuther provided to Rewire on Wednesday, she points out that the wind facility's Avian and Bat ...
  • The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) has asked the public for help in gathering information on eagle mortality in the wake of the death of a golden eagle at the North ... had been the subject of lawsuits over potential threats to eagles and other birds. Configure block ...
  • ... are what are, in our view, the five most important stories ReWire worked on in 2013. Each of them will likely continue to be ... and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service recently made news by offering wind developers 30-year permits to kill bald and golden ...
  • If FWS really wanted to get "aggressive" in enforcing the provisions of the Bald and Golden Eagle Protection Act that protect eagles , it would send a message not by ... they're of extreme importance to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS). At least compared to eagles . ...
  • After the news broke Friday morning that the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service wants to extend the reach of wind industry permits to ... percent of human-caused golden eagle mortalities. As ReWire reported in September, a recent study by five USFWS biologists ...
  • ... Commons License Here's an interesting bit of news first reported by the San Diego County-based East County Magazine: The ... worth of eagle data he'd collected to USFWS. ReWire is working to find out whether Bittner has begun to turn that ...

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