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The 2018 farm bill in the spotlight: Here’s what you need to know

The largest source of conservation dollars for private land owners hangs in the balance after the House failed to pass the bill.

     

Attacks on National Forests Fail in Republican Controlled House

Kate Mackay

How Scott Pruitt’s “transparency” rule is just a sneaky ploy to censor science

A new EPA rule would curb scientific studies we’ve relied on for decades to protect public health. It’s easy to see why.

     

MEMO: Trump rushes to drill Arctic Refuge land sacred to imperiled Gwich’in people

Tim Woody

MEMO

Trump rushes to drill Arctic Refuge land sacred to imperiled Gwich’in people

TO: National Energy and Environmental Reporters

Public response shows overwhelming support for methane pollution protections

A groundswell of 407,000 Americans took time to submit public comments about the attempted rollback of the Methane Waste Prevention Rule.

The rule aims to reduce unnecessary methane emissions caused by oil and gas operations on public lands.

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The mineral extraction industry has Secretary Zinke in their back pocket

Alex Thompson

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke is supposed to be managing America’s public lands for the good of taxpayers and generations to come, but instead he is letting industry dictate environmental policies, opening up some of our wildest places to development over the objection of the American peop

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MEMO: House Farm Bill Stifles the Public and Promotes Clear-Cutting of America’s Wild National Forests

Anastasia Greene

To: Editorial Writers, Reporters and Columnists      

From: The Wilderness Society

Date: May 9, 2018

2017 Report on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

May 9, 2018

2017 Report on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Interior sued for violating Freedom of Information law

Tony Iallonardo
TWS demands disclosure of so-called “Energy Dominance” papers

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Spring 2018 Newsletter

May 8, 2018

Spring 2018 Newsletter