Tag: national parks
Many are against the proposal to extract fossil fuel from public lands and further fuel the climate change crisis.
The annual report comes not long after Ryan Zinke backed down on his proposal to nearly triple entrance fees for some of the country's most-visited parks to pay for the parks systems'.
“We resigned because we were deeply disappointed with the department and we were concerned.”
"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.
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