Environmental Regulation

Pygmy Owl Hearing Tuesday, January 25, 2022

Alisha Phipps from the USDA-NRCS Tucson office kindly shared this important notification from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service: From: Richardson, Scott <scott_richardson@fws.gov> Sent: Tuesday, January 18, 2022 2:10 PM Subject: Public Information Meeting and Public Hearing to Accept Comments the Proposal Listing of the Cactus Ferruginous Pygmy-Owl Hello AVCA Partners and Cooperators, I am hoping you have […]

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Federal Notices and Proposed Rules open for Public Comment

This page  updated January 17, 2022 This week, very few new notices are added to this running worksheet. They include:  The Bureau of Land Management’s proposal to withdraw 351,000 acres of land in San Juan County, NM from mineral, oil and gas production for 20 years The  draft recovery plan for the New Mexico meadow […]

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SACPA In-Person Gathering Saturday, August 21, 2021

In-Person SACPA Meeting Saturday, August 21  Please RSVP to Micaela (520) 393-1722  ASAP Location: The Bell Ranch, 97 Old Ruby Rd, Nogales, AZ                       Directions: Heading South on I-19 take Exit 12 to West Frontage Road. Head south on West Frontage Road approximately 1/3 mile. Turn […]

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Governor Ducey Stands Up for Arizonans

  Recent Important Gubernatorial Activity In the last couple of weeks, Governor Ducey co-signed two important letters with other governors. (Please consider sending him a note of thanks.) 1. Governor Ducey co-signed a letter with Texas Governor Greg Abbot, dated June 10, 2021, requesting border assistance from the other states. The two governors wrote to […]

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Three federal agencies announce future regulatory intentions

Three federal agencies announce future regulatory intentions Three federal agencies published the following announcements of their future regulatory plans: The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and National Marine Fisheries Service have announced their intent to rescind five agriculture-friendly Endangered Species Act regulatory revisions that were finalized during the Trump Administration. This will allow the agencies […]

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