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[ BLM rule will modernize planning for future of public lands ]

Jennifer Dickson

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) released a draft regulation, Planning 2.0, that will change the way the agency manages public lands in a rapidly changing world.

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[ New report reveals impact of underfunding for natural resources and conservation programs ]

Michael Reinemer

While President Obama’s Fiscal Year 2017 budget proposal boosts spending in certain areas and the 2016 appropriations bill included some much needed increases for natural resources and conservation programs, much work remains to be done.

[ Representatives introduce important bill to address carbon emissions from public lands ]

[ “Scandal” star Darby Stanchfield speaks out to protect the Arctic Refuge ]

At more than 19 million acres, Alaska’s Arctic National Wildlife Refuge is one of the last great tracts of truly wild land left in the United States.

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[ Administration’s historic budget makes smart choices for 21st-century public lands management ]

In addition, under Secretary Sally Jewell’s leadership, the Department of the Interior and its Bureau of Land Management have taken significant steps to modernize energy production on the millions of acres of publicly owned land they a

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[ The Wilderness Society reacts to the Supreme Court’s decision on the Clean Power Plan ]

Anastasia Greene

Chase Huntley, director of The Wilderness Society’s Energy and Climate Program, issued the following statement in response to yesterday’s U.S. Supreme Court’s decision on the Clean Power Plan:

[ Green Investments 2016 ]

Feb 10, 2016

Every year, a coalition of conservation and environmental groups produce a report to help Congress as it debates the federal budget for the year. This year, it illustrates the impact of budget cuts on our communities and the environment, and the  importance of reinvesting in conservati

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[ Act now: Ask Congress to heed President Obama’s budget, invest in parks and conservation ]

President Obama’s proposal restores essential funding to long-neglected programs, including fully funding the Land and Water Conservation Fund and fixing the way we pay to fight wildfires. These programs are a win-win for our environment, public health and all Americans.

[ President Announces Funding Goals for Parks Projects in Dozens of States: Wilderness Society applauds proposed investments by Land and Water Conservation Fund ]

Michael Reinemer

Rather than using taxpayer dollars, the program’s funds come from a small slice of royalties from oil and gas leases in publicly owned offshore waters. 

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[ President Obama’s budget contains full LWCF funding, proposed projects ]

The budget proposal is part of the Obama administration’s stated strategy of securing permanent reauthorization and full funding for th

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