Deaths-head Jester

[The Project]
[The ApocaDocs]
[Equal Share]
The Six Scenarios:
[Species Collapse]
[Infectious Disease]
[Climate Chaos]
[Resource Depletion]
[Biology Breach]


It's weekly, funny, and free!


More than 5,600 stories!

A great gift
for crisis deniers!

The ApocaDocs have a Book!
Humoring the Horror of the
Converging Emergencies
94 color pages
$24.99 now $15!
Or read FREE online!


Ping this story
in social media:

Posted Tue Aug 26 2008: from Ecological Society of America:
Ecological Society of America Criticizes Bush Administration's Overhaul of the Endangered Species Act
"The concept of independent scientific review has been in practice since the 18th century and is crucial to ensuring that ideas and proposed work are scientifically sound," said Alison Power, president of the Society and professor in the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at Cornell University. "This overhaul of the Endangered Species Act would place the fate of rare species in the hands of government stakeholders who are not qualified to assess the environmental impacts of their activities."
[Read more stories about: governmental corruption, governmental idiocy, endangered list]

No reader quips yet -- be the first!

Got a PaniQuip?

Your Quip (limit 140 characters, no links, just wit):

First name:

The text shown in the Web image to the right:

We reserve the right to reuse, remove, or refuse any entry.

The ApocaDocs say:
What, you think scientific expertise should be involved? Where have you been the last seven years?

More stories:
  • New research finds higher-than-expected levels of pesticides in hives
  • Federal agency: Cancer cluster exists between Tamaqua, McAdoo
  • (Ecological Society of America Criticizes Bush Administration's Overhaul of the Endangered Species Act)
  • Slow Food movement could finally be picking up speed in the United States
  • Bush administration cuts spotted owl habitat 23 percent

  • Want to explore more?
    Try the PaniCloud!
    Copyright 2010 The