I was about nine years old and my mom and I moved to Virginia from Philadelphia earlier that year. It was like a foreign world to me. I traded in my bustling city streets for open spaces and loud sounding bugs I couldn’t identify.
“Public lands are America's common ground and a critical part of the climate solution. President-elect Trump’s administration should continue the bi-partisan tradition of protecting the lands, water and wildlife that all Americans share.
But by suggesting that national land be “returned” to state control, a small group of extremists in state legislatures and in Congress mangle facts and distort the truth about the public lands that belong to all Americans. Protected federal lan