At Tuesday’s budget hearing, Secretary Zinke had few answers for senators who asked about his proposed $400 million in cuts to national parks and $370 million in cuts at the Bureau of Indian Affairs…

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Wednesday, June 21st, 2017

With Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke recommending President Trump take the unprecedented and likely illegal step of drastically shrinking the monument’s boundary, attorneys with the Native American Rights Fund are preparing to take legal action…

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Tuesday, June 20th, 2017

Rose Marcario is on the offensive. The CEO of outdoor clothing giant Patagonia is preparing to lead the corporate resistance against President Trump’s anti-public lands agenda…

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Monday, June 19th, 2017

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke  last week called for the privatization of national park campgrounds. With little evidence to suggest that privately-run park facilities are a good deal for either national park lovers or American taxpayers…

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Friday, June 16th, 2017

The Bureau of Land Management announced yesterday it would suspend key parts of the methane waste rule, a rule designed to eliminate methane waste from oil and gas operations on public lands…

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Thursday, June 15th, 2017

The backlash over Secretary Zinke’s recommendation for Bears Ears continues, especially after he claimed that tribal leadership is “happy” with his conclusions. This could not be further from the truth…

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Wednesday, June 14th, 2017

In an interim report yesterday, Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke recommended eliminating vast portions of Bears Ears National Monument. Secretary Zinke’s recommendation is an undeniable attack on America’s national monuments…

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Tuesday, June 13th, 2017

We could learn the results of the Bears Ears National Monument review as soon as today. During the brief 15-day comment period, over a million Americans voiced their support for the monument, including many Utahns…

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Monday, June 12th, 2017

Summer is approaching and national parks are on track to see record visitation yet again—Zion National park has reached an 11 percent increase in visitors over the same time last year…

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Tuesday, May 30th, 2017

As the public comment period on the designation of Bears Ears National Monument comes to a close, a new Center for Western Priorities analysis reveals nearly unanimous support for the monument…

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Friday, May 26th, 2017

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Zinke doubles down

At Tuesday’s budget hearing, Secretary Zinke had few answers for senators who asked about his proposed $400 million in cuts to national parks and $370 million in cuts at the Bureau of Indian Affairs…

June 21st, 2017

Ready to defend Bears Ears

With Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke recommending President Trump take the unprecedented and likely illegal step of drastically shrinking the monument’s boundary, attorneys with the Native American Rights Fund are preparing to take legal action…

June 20th, 2017

Patagonia’s CEO gets ready to sue

Rose Marcario is on the offensive. The CEO of outdoor clothing giant Patagonia is preparing to lead the corporate resistance against President Trump’s anti-public lands agenda…

June 19th, 2017