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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Drill Baby Drill
Fossil Fuels Lead the Interior Department’s New Energy Webpage
The environmental agency’s new energy webpage stresses “removing burdensome regulations.”
Fake Cowboy Ryan Zinke Doesn’t Care About Our Land
The Interior Secretary extremely wants you to know he’s a real Montanan.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.