‘Millions of birds will die’: Last-minute Trump rule aids industry

Migratory Bird Treaty Act would not be available to prosecute companies for accidental bird deaths

By: - January 13, 2021 6:30 am

A male lark bunting carrying food to nestlings at Schriever Air Force Base, Colorado Springs, on July 29, 2021. (Clark Jones/USFWS)

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Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Jacob covers federal policy as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Based in Oregon, he focuses on Western issues. His coverage areas include climate, energy development, public lands and infrastructure.