Western Stakeholders Call for Support of Interior Secretary Wild Lands Policy

Thursday, February 10, 2011

Economic Benefits to Local Communities Top Reason for Protecting Valuable Lands

A diverse group of Westerners issued their continued support of Interior Secretary Ken Salazar’s Wild Lands policy announced in late December. Highlighting the incredible benefit public lands provide to local economies and rural communities, the group also clarified misperceptions about Secretarial Order 3310.

Listen to the audio file to hear how these unique voices offer a personal perspectives.

Audio icon Feb2011TelePressConf_1100.mp34.83 MB