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In the current context of environmental deregulation this bill is a rare piece of good news on the conservation front. Read more

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Curt Smith

The “old-school green deal” was years in the making, and helps pave the way for new-school green new deal success. Read more

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Alinghi3

Eminent domain is supposed to support projects for the public good. In Wisconsin, it’s been harnessed instead for private gain. Read more

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Tony Webster

A new book tackles a Grand Canyon-sized debate. Read more

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NPS Photo/Janice Wei

I didn’t know that I have been contributing to the crumbling infrastructure of our national parks. Read more

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Linda Nelson Nash

Obama’s Interior secretary says Ryan Zinke ‘looks like he’s basically the Secretary of Extractive Industries.’ Read more

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US DOI

The specter of uranium mining exposes the true nature of the Trump Administration’s extractive agenda for public lands. Read more

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Evan Popp

The proposed line would replace beautiful mountain vistas with a large, industrial eyesore along one of our nation's most iconic trails. Read more

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John Fowler

By complaining that public lands are “locked up,” the Trump Administration doesn’t mean they are inaccessible to the public; it means the lands are closed to commercial developers, mining, and drilling operations. Read more

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