Tag: Bears Ears
Despite the fact that the federal government's own report shows that oil and gas production on public land contributes significantly to U.S. greenhouse gas emissions, Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke and the Trump administration continue to push on expanding its use.
Today marks the "largest rollback of protections for public lands and waters in U.S. history."
Following the lead of Native American tribes, The Wilderness Society and other groups have filed lawsuits against President Trump for violating the Antiquities Act.
No matter what Zinke says, the report makes it clear that the decimation of these national monuments is just another gift to Oil, Gas, and Coal.
"Trump, with the conniving help of the Utah congressional delegation, just strangled the golden goose of Utah's future jobs..."