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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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Anti-conservationists in Congress are once again trying to gut the Antiquities Act and effectively block new national monuments and parks.
On Jan. 22, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) announced guidelines to significantly curtail natural gas waste from oil and gas operations on federal lands.
The Public Lands Initiative (PLI) was released by Rep. Bishop, chairman of the House Natural Resources Committee and a frequent opponent of conservation, on Jan. 20.
In 2015, we celebrated a number of major conservation victories while continuing to combat a small group of ideological opponents to public land protection.
In the bipartisan poll, versions of which are sponsored annually by the Colorado College State of the Rockies project, 80 percent of voters in Arizona, Colorado, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah a
These rates are sorely outdated, and they don’t accurately reflect the current value of public resources. The last time the oil and gas rate was updated, a gallon of milk cost a mere 11 cents.
Melyssa Watson, shown below during a 2015 trip to the Arctic Refuge, is The Wilderness Society's Vice President for Conservation.
Trump is trying to open the Arctic Refuge to oil drilling. Tell Congress to defend this wild place.