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USFWS considers allowing development in rare lizard habitat

USFWS considers allowing development in rare lizard habitat

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is currently considering a permit to allow landowners to develop in 54 acres of the rare dunes sagebrush lizard’s habitat in Texas and New Mexico. Credit: Ryan Haggerty/USFWS The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service may allow oil and gas development as well as other activities in areas that can harm or kill rare lizards native to...

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CCAA Endangered Species Act Permian Basin Ryan Haggerty U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service USFWS