The Center for Biological Diversity (CBD) sued the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), seeking to establish Endangered Species Act protection for southern hognose snakes in Florida, Georgia, and the Carolinas. CBD argues in its petition that FWS applied the wrong standard in declining to list the imperiled snake during the Trump Administration.
Advocacy Group Sues FWS to Protect Southern Hognose Snakes
Excerpt from Animal Law Digest: US Edition: Issue 175