Endangered Species

Endangered Species, Press Releases Sep 29, 2015

“Local stakeholders and state officials best understand their own lands and have carefully constructed a thoughtful approach, balancing both conservation and critical energy and economic development.” Federal sage-grouse plan will restrict economic development in the West By Barry Russell, Independent Petroleum Association of America President The Hill Op-Ed September...

Endangered Species, Press Releases Aug 1, 2015

“From ranchers to energy producers, stakeholders have worked together with state agencies to implement robust conservation measures for the sage-grouse, balancing economic growth with species conservation.” Letter: U.S. undermines states’ grouse plans By Barry Russell, Independent Petroleum Association of America President The Salt Lake Tribune August 1, 2015 Regarding “Utah...

Endangered Species, Hydraulic Fracturing, Press Releases May 15, 2015

“America’s independent oil and natural gas producers work hard every day to ensure that energy development, environmental stewardship, species conservation, and economic growth can thrive together across the nation.” Energy production and species conservation working hand in hand By Barry Russell, Independent Petroleum Association of America President The...

Endangered Species, Press Releases Apr 15, 2015

“The decision to list the bat as threatened under the ESA imposes unnecessary and burdensome costs on myriad U.S. businesses, including natural gas development in Pennsylvania” Listing the northern long-eared bat as threatened won’t help its recovery By Barry Russell, Independent Petroleum Association of America President Pittsburgh Post-Gazette...