lesser prairie chicken http://hppr.org en Kansas joins Oklahoma’s lawsuit over federal listing of lesser prairie chicken as threatened http://hppr.org/post/kansas-joins-oklahoma-s-lawsuit-over-federal-listing-lesser-prairie-chicken-threatened <p></p><p>Gov. Sam Brownback recently announced that Kansas is joining a federal lawsuit against the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service over the designation of the lesser prairie chicken as a threatened species according to a <a href="http://www.kansas.com/2014/03/28/3373285/kansas-will-join-lawsuit-over.html">recent article in the Wichita Eagle.</a></p><p> Tue, 01 Apr 2014 05:00:02 +0000 Cindee Talley 29835 at http://hppr.org Kansas joins Oklahoma’s lawsuit over federal listing of lesser prairie chicken as threatened Endangered species settlements prompt lawsuit by Oklahoma AG and energy group http://hppr.org/post/endangered-species-settlements-prompt-lawsuit-oklahoma-ag-and-energy-group <p></p><p>The Oklahoma Attorney General and the Domestic Energy Producers Alliance recently filed a lawsuit against the Department of the Interior and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for “colluding” with environmental groups to bypass public procedures for rule-making to enact endangered species regulations said <a href="http://stateimpact.npr.org/oklahoma/2014/03/18/oklahoma-ag-and-energy-group-sue-u-s-government-over-endangered-species-settlements/">a recent article by StateImpact Oklahoma</a>.</p><p> Wed, 26 Mar 2014 05:00:02 +0000 Cindee Talley 29579 at http://hppr.org Endangered species settlements prompt lawsuit by Oklahoma AG and energy group Ranchers: Lesser Prairie Chicken = Greater Government Intervention http://hppr.org/post/ranchers-lesser-prairie-chicken-greater-government-intervention <p>Landowners in Texas tend to be skeptical of more government involvement when it comes to protecting the lesser prairie chicken, a rare bird inhabiting the portions of Texas, Oklahoma, Colorado, Kansas, according to an article in <a href="http://www.texastribune.org/2013/09/27/ranchers-rare-birds-just-mean-more-government"><strong>The Texas Tribune</strong></a>. Mon, 30 Sep 2013 05:01:27 +0000 Adam Vos 22226 at http://hppr.org Ranchers: Lesser Prairie Chicken = Greater Government Intervention