If only animals could talk… but they can’t so I’m interviewing Jake

People love wildlife. Just ask any 6-year old. Our policies that are meant to help wildlife are some of the most important ones we work on in conservation. I’m thrilled to have Ya Wei Li – who goes by Jake – join the Innovation Center’s staff. He’s one of America’s top experts in endangered species law and policy. Here are my questions to Jake, and his answers.

How did you end up working on wildlife?

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Upcoming Changes to Endangered Species Regulations: Part I

In recent years, the environmental community has emphasized that Congress does not need to “modernize” the Endangered Species Act. Instead, they argue, any comprehensive changes should be done strictly through administrative reform. This month, I expect our federal wildlife agencies to begin doing just that.

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the National Marine Fisheries Service will propose…

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