Passed in 1906, the Antiquities Act has been under attack by some members of Congress recently, but it remains a vitally important conservation tool.
An oil spill discovered a week ago continues to be examined in the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument on the Colorado Plateau.
There are already lots of good reasons to keep our wildlands safe. Now, add one more to the list: to protect dinosaurs.
These comments were submitted by The Wilderness Society addressing the Bureau of Land Management's programmatic environmental assessment for organized group activities along the Hole-in-the-Rock Road in Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument.