United States Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke has recommended that two more national monuments in the West be reduced in size. The recommendation to shrink Cascade-Siskiyou in Oregon and California and Gold Butte in Nevada comes shortly after the Trump Administration's decision to remove millions of acres from two national monuments in Utah, Bears Ears and Grand Staircase-Escalante.
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke is recommending that four large national monuments in the West be reduced in size, potentially opening up hundreds of thousand or even millions of acres of … Click to Continue »
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has recommended to President Donald Trump reducing the size of the Bears Ears National Monument in Utah, according to a copy of the recommendation seen by Reuters on Monday.
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke is recommending that six of 27 national monuments under review by the Trump administration be reduced in size, along with management changes to several other sites. … Click to Continue »
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has recommended that President Donald Trump shrink the size of at least four national monuments in the West and modify at least 10 other national monuments, according to a copy of a report obtained by t...