By Lyxan Toledanes, Odessa American
As the decision on the dunes sagebrush lizard’s fate on the endangered species list looms closer, State Sen. Kel Seliger had a hearing at UTPB to learn more about the lizard and its potential listing.
The Texas Senate Natural Resources Subcommitee hearing at the University of Texas of the Permian Basin and featured a panel that included State Sens. Robert Duncan and Carlos Uresti and State Reps. Tryon Lewis and Jim Keffer.
Originally scheduled to be announced in December, the lizard’s status was postponed six months and will be announced on June 15.