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The Endangered Species Act

There have been a lot of controversies in the past over the Endangered Species Act.

* What are the arguments for and against the Endangered Species Act?
* Do you think this act needs to be modified, strengthened, or scrapped?
* What changes in strategies would you recommend to make this act more successful or worth the cost for a particular animal such as the blue whale, the California condor, or the northern hairy-nosed wombat?

* At least one paragraph for each.

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One of the primary arguments for the Endangered Species Act, is that this act will protect species that are facing extinction, which will preserve the species for following generations to enjoy. In addition, when species go extinct there is a disruption in the ecosystem. An argument against the endangered species act, include the ...