Species protection bill disliked before unveiling
A proposed bill that would amend sections of the
Endangered Species Act (ESA) is getting criticized by property rights
organizations, including western ranching groups, and it hasn’t even
been introduced in Congress yet.
A leaked copy of Rep. Richard Pombo’s (R-CA) “Threatened and Endangered
Species Recovery Act of 2005" showed the proposal includes two main
items of concern for property owners.
The first criticism is for language mandating a 50...
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