In this March 15, 2011 photo, provided by the U.S. Fish & 

In this March 15, 2011 photo, provided by the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, a Taylor's checkerspot butterfly is seen in Oregon. A federal judge on Friday, Sept. 9, 2011 approved a pair of sweeping settlements that require the government to consider endangered protections for more than 800 animal and plant species. (AP Photo/U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service)
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In this March 15, 2011 photo, provided by the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, a Taylor's checkerspot butterfly is seen in Oregon. A federal judge on Friday, Sept. 9, 2011 approved a pair of sweeping settlements that require the government to consider endangered protections for more than 800 animal and plant species. (AP Photo/U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service)
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