These guidelines, known collectively as the Wasted Gas Rule, are an important part of a suite of policies enacted over the past few years to update how energy is extracted on public lands.
Thomas Pfeifle In Memoriam
The Wilderness Society commends California Senator Barbara Boxer, Congresswoman Lois Capps, Congresswoman Anna Eshoo and Congressman Jared Huffman for their steadfast leadership advocating for the permanent protection of extraordinary wildlands and historic sites along the California coast.
Senators Martin Heinrich (D-NM) and Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) introduced legislation to improve land management and enhance education revenue in the western United States.
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The deep-sea ecosystems found in the Northeast Canyons and Seamounts Marine National Monument are in greater jeopardy than ever before.
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Today, Reps. Alan Lowenthal (D-CA), Carlos Curbelo (R-FL), Chris Gibson (R-NY), Ted Deutch (D-FL), Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-FL) and Niki Tsongas (D-MA) introduced the Transparency in Energy Production Act of 2016.