EAGLES - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/EAGLES News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Lawsuit: Extending eagle death permits illegal http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58089040-79/wind-energy-eagles-companies.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58089040-79/wind-energy-eagles-companies.html.csp">Lawsuit: Extending eagle death permits illegal</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DINA CAPPIELLO</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-19T14:47:40.696-06:00">Updated Jun 19, 2014 02:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • A conservation group sued the Obama administration Thursday over a new federal rule that allows wind-energy companies to seek approval to kill or injure eagles for 30 years. The American Bird Conservancy argues that the rule, which extended by 25 years the length of time companies may kill or injure eagles without fear of prosecution, is illegal because the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service failed to evaluate the consequences and ensure it would not damage eagle populations. The Obama ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580890402014-06-19T14:47:40.696-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-19T14:47:40.696-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58089040@www.sltrib.com Thu, 19 Jun 2014 14:47:40 MDT