Endangered Species Act Turns 40: Feds Take Land, Stick Owners With Bills

Townhall.com Staff
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Posted: Jan 03, 2014 12:11 PM
Saturday marked the 40th anniversary of the Endangered Species Act, which proponents portray as a great success, claiming it has saved numerous species from extinction. In reality, the Endangered Species Act’s punitive approach to conservation has likely done more harm than good and it’s time to change our approach to endangered species in a way that works with, rather than against, the stewards of our land.