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Save the Endangered Species Act Today
The Massachusetts Legislature is considering revisions to the state Endangered Species Act (MESA) which would result in an effective repeal of endangered species protections in the Commonwealth.
On June 14, the Joint Committee on Environment approved Senate Bill 1854, An Act relative to land takings (filed by Senator Gale Candaras). The bill has been sent to the House of Representatives for consideration. The redraft will:
To learn more, read the letter in opposition signed by 72 conservation and sportsmen's organizations, which includes a bill summary and FAQ. Here is the most recent SB1854 text.
PLEASE ACT NOW!
We urge you to contact your state representative and senator - by phone, email or mail - today. Ask them to protect endangered species and oppose SB1854,
Find out who your legislators are and how to contact them here: www.malegislature.gov/People/FindMyLegislator
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