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PNS Daily Newscast - July 7, 2020 


The U.S. Supreme Court rules against rogue 2016 Electoral College voters; SBA pandemic aid goes to companies that don't pledge to save or create jobs.

2020Talks - July 7, 2020 


Biden's climate change task force is making some progress; a federal judge orders the Dakota Access Pipeline shut down; and today sees elections in NJ and DE.

Public News Service - NM: Endangered Species & Wildlife

SANTA FE, N.M. - New Mexico Hispanics - no matter their political party, gender or age group - overwhelmingly support conservation of the state's land and water, according to a new survey. The poll, by the Latino Sustainability Institute and Project New America Latino, finds that more than 90 perce

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - Some two million acres of New Mexico's scenic natural areas that have protected for decades might be open to developers under a bill now being considered in Congress, and a hearing is scheduled today in the U.S. House. The Wilderness and Roadless Area Release Act changes the prot

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - Hunting and fishing access, parks and trails in New Mexico all stand to benefit under a bill re-introduced by Sen. Jeff Bingaman. It would fully fund the Land and Water Conservation Fund. Congress established this pot of money decades ago as a way to share the wealth of offshore

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - Details, details, details. More than 400 scientists and about 300,000 lay people from across the country are asking for more "details" in the National Forest Management Act. The public comment period ended Monday, and New Mexico Congressman Martin Heinrich is echoing the call for

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - If you are an outdoor enthusiast or make a living off the land, this week brings a once-in-a-generation chance to make an impact on New Mexico's national forests. A public discussion Tuesday in Albuquerque is to cover a proposed update of the National Forest Management Act (NFMA)

SANTA FE, N.M. - He's asking the president for a new National Monument for New Mexico. Gov. Richardson has sent a letter to the White House asking President Obama to declare Otero Mesa a National Monument under the Antiquities Act of 1906. Marie Vallejos is outreach coordinator with the New Mexico

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - A new report published in the journal "Science" finds many success stories in bringing endangered species back from the brink, but says the victories are not keeping pace with the threats to extinction. Bruce Stein, associate director for Wildlife Conservation and Global Warming

LAS CRUCES, N.M. - After changes made last week, a wilderness bill for the Organ and Potrillo Mountains in southern New Mexico is being hailed as a model for balancing conservation with national security concerns. The bill would still create more than 300,000 acres of Wilderness and National Conserv

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