Tag: national parks
"Our voices must be heard and we encourage the public to continue speaking out."
The Trump administration's new proposed budget plan increases funding for dirty energy development on public lands, while cutting everything else.
The bill would allow National Park Service regional directors the discretion to implement the policy and encourages them to develop a visitor education strategy to explain the rationale for the program.
The National Parks Action Fund gave Rep. Zinke an “F” for his voting record on bills that would impact national parks.
For now, it looks like the Right's "Drill, Baby, Drill" ethos is back on.
The GOP platform includes a provision that would leave national parks, wildlife refuges, and national forests vulnerable to privatization.