The decision to amend national monuments has roots in pro-energy, anti-conservation politics that has been simmering for 40 years.
Conservationists have little voice in the Trump administration. The Democratic Conservation Alliance puts money where its mouth is.
A new proposal would nearly triple entrance fees to the busiest national parks during peak season.
Amid the recent hubbub over the Clean Power Plan, it’s important to remember the law never actually went into effect.
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke grew up in Whitefish, Montana, where, over a few decades, he watched a once-strong timber industry wither.
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke left much to the public imagination when he submitted his review of the 26 national monuments designated since 1996. His eight-paragraph summary mentioned no monuments...