December 21, 2012

Will the Burying Beetle Bury Keystone?

Robert Gordon, The Foundary


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Grizzly bears, sea turtles, and sandhill cranes—these kinds of critters most likely come to mind when endangered species are mentioned. In the endangered species business they are known as “charismatic megafauna” and are often plastered across fundraising appeals. However, as the federal list of regulated species swells, fewer of its denizens are generally awe inspiring.

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TAGGED: Endangered Species, Environmentalism, Texas Brying Beetle, Keystone XL Pipeline

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