Tag: public land
"Biden is choosing to stand with polluters over people at the expense of frontline communities and the future of the planet."
The Biden administration will revert to "a 2013 Obama administration plan issued that protected about half of the reserve."
This action is an effort to "protect the Chaco Canyon and the greater connected landscape, and to ensure that public land management better reflects the sacred sites, stories, and cultural resources in the region."
Advocates say an alternate site in Washington Park is less disruptive and more beneficial to the community and the environment.
"Oil and gas has already devastated our state's air quality, water quality and flow, and public health. It's clear the Trump administration will stop at nothing to sacrifice public interest for private profits."
"This pardon is a win only for those with no respect for life and basic decency."
This revelation comes from emails and documents obtained by the Western Values Project through the Freedom of Information Act.
"Trump, with the conniving help of the Utah congressional delegation, just strangled the golden goose of Utah's future jobs..."