Businesses Brace for Effects of Prairie Chicken Ruling

By Neena Satija, The Texas Tribune

Published 05/01 2014 07:17AM

Updated 05/01 2014 07:18AM

This week, the lesser prairie chicken will officially be listed as "threatened" under the Endangered Species Act — a designation likely to affect economic development, including oil and gas drilling, in the Panhandle and West Texas.

This article originally appeared in The Texas Tribune at http://www.texastribune.org/2014/05/01/businesses-brace-for-effects-of-/.

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