Seattle Times Ed Board Memo – Arctic
NW Forest Plan Stakeholder Messaging.
[ Petition to the Department of the Interior to Initiate Rule-Making to Prohibit Widespread Sale or Transfer of Public Lands ]
This is a petition for rulemaking filed under the Administrative Procedure Act, the Department on the Interior’s petitioning regulations, and the First Amendment of the United States Constitution.
Toxic bill that would effectively block new protections of national monument lands was supported by some House members with monuments in their home districts.
A proposed lease sale nibbles away at the canyonlands and archaeologically rich sites surrounding Utah’s Bears Ears National Monument.
The U.S. Senate today failed to remove a provision for its budget resolution that is designed to open the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to oil and gas drilling after decades of bipartisan support