Changes coming to The Endangered Species Act

According to a recent United Nations report, more than 1 million animal and plant species are at a major risk of facing extinction. The Trump administration has announced that it will be making major changes to The Endangered Species Act. Some of these changes include economic costs being considered when determining if a species should be protected and another weakens already existing protections of threatened groups.
Published: 7:17 AM EDT August 13, 2019
Updated: 7:15 AM EDT August 13, 2019