public lands

public lands

Utah Lawmaker Gives Worst Reason to Shrink Bears Ears National Monument

Trump announced the Utah national monument will be downsized by more than 80 percent.
Sarah Emerson
12.4.17
Voices

Here's How to Save Public Lands from Trump Administration Deregulations

VICE Impact talks to representatives from Outdoor Alliance, one of the nation’s leading non-profits devoted to protecting our public lands, about why these landscapes are so important.
Jonathan Parks-Ramage
10.4.17
Livable Planet

These Are the People Trying to Save Protected Public Lands from Trump’s Policies

There are many organizations dedicated to fighting the dangerous deregulation of public lands.
Jonathan Parks-Ramage
9.29.17
Rise Up

One Ordinary Guy Is On A Mission To Protect US Monuments From Trump

Brent Rose journeyed across the country to preserve natural monuments before they become a footnote in history.
Meg Charlton
7.11.17
GOOD or BAD

Do Wi-Fi and Cell Service Belong in Our National Parks?

Yellowstone National Park wants to go 4G, and some environmentalists aren’t happy.
Sarah Emerson
6.23.17
Drill Baby Drill

Fossil Fuels Lead the Interior Department’s New Energy Webpage

The environmental agency’s new energy webpage stresses “removing burdensome regulations.”
Sarah Emerson
6.8.17
Ryan Zinke

Fake Cowboy Ryan Zinke Doesn’t Care About Our Land

The Interior Secretary extremely wants you to know he’s a real Montanan.
Sarah Emerson
3.16.17
Congressional Review Act

Behind The Obscure Law Republicans Are Using to Gut Environmental Protections

Republicans in Congress are using the Congressional Review Act, a rarely-used law, to rip away protections for public lands.
Sarah Emerson
2.28.17
This Land Is Our Land

Republicans Want to Take the Public Out of Public Lands Decisions

The GOP is set to kill a rule that some rural communities have embraced.
Grennan Milliken
2.24.17
Passing Gas

Republicans Want to Let Oil Companies Waste Gas on Public Lands

GOP lawmakers want to remove a rule forcing companies to capture waste gas. If that happens, it could cost taxpayers $23 million a year in lost revenue.
Grennan Milliken
2.10.17
public lands

Republicans Are Trying to Run a Long Con on Public Lands

A new bill, H.R. 622, would open the door for future alt-right occupations in America’s wildest places.
Sarah Emerson
2.3.17
Hunters FTW

That Was Quick: Hunters Stopped a Bill to Privatize Over 3 Million Acres of Public Land

A Republican congressman introduced the bill, then withdrew it in just one week.
Kaleigh Rogers
2.2.17
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