Migratory Bird Protection Act

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Congressman Alan Lowenthal (CA-47) joined with co-leads Congressmen Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01) and Mike Thompson (CA-05) and 63 of their House colleagues in calling on the Biden Administration’s Department of the Interior (DOI) to adopt specific recommendations to restore and strengthen protections to the century-old Migratory Bird Protection Act (MBTA) that …continue reading

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Congressman Alan Lowenthal (CA-47) introduced H.R.5552, bipartisan legislation that would codify important protections for millions of migratory birds. The legislation would reverse the Trump Administration’s reinterpretation of the Migratory Bird Treaty Act (MBTA), which since its passage over a century ago, has become the lynchpin of our nation’s migratory bird …continue reading