Local Message to Interior Department: Extend Chaco Comment Period
Against local opinion @BLMNational to extend the comment period for oil & gas activity near Chaco Canyon in New Mexico.
Trump seizes on pandemic to speed up opening of public lands to industry
Planned sale of land to fossil fuel, mining and and timber concerns mirrors rollback of Obama-era pollution regulations
It's No Time for Business as Usual
Email Congress telling them you want all new action on public lands suspended during the national emergency
DOI Is Using Coronavirus as a Smoke Screen
With the public distracted, Secretary Bernhardt is advancing environmental harm
Coronavirus Doesn’t Slow Trump’s Regulatory Rollbacks
As much of his government battles the coronavirus outbreak, President Trump is pushing ahead with major reversals of environmental regulations, including a restriction on scientific research that some doctors worry would complicate future pandemic controls.
Trump administration continues to sell oil rights amid industry slump
The Trump administration is pushing ahead with drilling lease sales as oil prices plummet and amid calls from conservation groups and others to suspend business as usual during the coronavirus outbreak.
Conservation Lands Foundation Joins Request for the Suspension of All Public Comment Periods During the COVID-19 Emergency
In recognition of the National Health Emergency, organizations representing millions of members and supporters send letter requesting that the Department of the Interior suspend all major policy changes, changes to regulations, oil and gas lease sales and related public comment periods for the immediate future.