Interior delays last-minute Trump rule that would weaken bird protections

By: - February 6, 2021 4:47 pm

A great blue heron stands on a rock near the shoreline in the Lake Mead National Recreation Area. Great blue herons are among the more than 1,000 species protected by the Migratory Bird Treaty Act. (Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

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Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Jacob Fischler is a national correspondent for States Newsroom, a network of state-based nonprofit news outlets that includes Kansas Reflector.