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[ Trump’s EPA budget: 5 critical public health programs on the chopping block ]

The Trump administration is trying to dramatically reshape the federal government's environmental budget, threatening our most basic protections.

     

[ Sold to the highest bidder: new research shines the spotlight on Utah’s continuing history of state land disposal ]

Michael Reinemer

New research shows that the number of state-owned acres sold to the private sector continues to grow despite the risk that poses to Utah’s $20 billion tourism and outdoor recreation economies, which depend upon access to public lands.

[ Report: Trump admin already planning to repeal Bears Ears—review a sham? ]

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke told some officials in Utah that he will recommend revoking Bears Ears National Monument, suggesting the Trump administration has already made up its mind about the outcome of its so-called “review” of national monuments.

[ How New Mexico led the nation in cutting methane pollution ]

The American people scored a big victory as the Senate defeated an attempt to roll back the Bureau of Land Management’s Methane Waste Rule on May 10th.

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[ Here’s what we know so far about Rick Perry’s fake power grid study – and it isn’t good ]

Perry's "study" appears to have more to do with undermining state policies than it does grid reliability.

     

[ Media resources for Bears Ears National Monument ]

Mason Cummings

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Please credit The Wilderness Society for any and all use of these video files.

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[ New Trump web page asks Americans if they want to ax National Park Service, other key land agencies ]

A new White House web page asks Americans which agencies they’d like to dismantle. Among those agencies are the National Park Service, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and other critical environmental departments. Here’s how we should respond.

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[ 50 years of conservation – and where we go from here ]

Innovative solutions complement the Endangered Species Act and can benefit people as well as nature.

     

[ Don’t be fooled: New bill would hamstring creation of environmental protections ]

With the fight over repealing individual environmental and public health regulations dying down, the Senate has moved on to a much larger and dangerous goal: making it more difficult to implement protections in the future.

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[ 4 reasons Trump’s Interior deputy pick is troubling ]

Lobbyist David Bernhardt could become deputy secretary of the Department of the Interior despite a pro-fossil fuel stance and many conflicts of interest.