MISSOULA, Mont. – Following today’s announcement by the Interior Department of a secretarial order that focuses on expanding public hunting and angling opportunities, Backcountry Hunters & Anglers President and CEO Land Tawney issued...Show More Summary
Salt Lake City, Utah: The Mule Deer Foundation (MDF) applauded today’s Department of the Interior Secretarial Order focused on sportsmen’s issues and habitat conservation. Secretarial Order 3356 shows the department’s strong commitment...Show More Summary
The Trump administration continues to push forward with plans to drill in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge — and the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee gave those plans a boost Tuesday, voting to confirm a drilling advocate as Assistant Secretary of the Interior for Land and Minerals Management. Over the course of his career, […]
U.S. Department of the Interior pledges to invest in conservation and predator management on the breeding grounds to increase duck production BISMARCK, NORTH DAKOTA — Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke signed an historic Secretarial...Show More Summary
In response to a leaked Department of the Interior American report, BHA President and CEO Land Tawney issued a statement. This post BHA Responds to Leaked Interior Report on National Monuments appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
MISSOULA, Mont. – In response to a leaked Department of the Interior report that outlines a plan for reducing and changing the management of a suite of iconic American national monuments, Backcountry Hunters & Anglers President and CEO...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON, Sept 18 (Reuters) - The head of U.S. Department of the Interior called for changes to the management of 10 national monuments that would lift restrictions on activities such as logging and mining and shrink the area covered of at least four of the sites, the Washington Post reported. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
The head of the U.S. Department of the Interior urged President Donald Trump to lift restrictions on activities such as logging and mining in or to shrink the footprints of 10 national monuments, according to the Washington Post. The Post, citing a copy of the recommendations, said late on Sunday...
An Interior Department memo has proposed lifting restrictions on seismic surveys in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, which may open it to drilling.
The U.S. Department of Interior says it's awarded a nearly $62 million contract for construction of a water pipeline between two northwestern New Mexico communities. The pipeline is part of … Click to Continue »
It doesn’t smell right, so maybe an official probe will tell if it’s rotten. The Interior Department’s Office of Inspector General (OIG) is examining the extraordinary and politically suspect reassignment of dozens of Senior Executive Service (SES) members. The OIG’s review is in response to a request from eight Democrats on the Senate Energy and […]
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Survey Preliminary Findings Show Importance of Increasing Access to Public Lands WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of the Interior announced a new report by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service that shows that 101.6 million Americans—40 percent of the U.S. Show More Summary
Canaan Valley National Wildlife Refuge is the 500th refuge in the National Wildlife Refuge System, which is under the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Department of the Interior. The valley … Click to Continue »
A new federal audit says the U.S. government improperly spent $84 million to help plan for California’s massive proposed water project. The audit, by the inspector general’s office of the U.S. Interior Department and obtained by the Associated Press on Friday, says federal officials contributed...
The Interior Department has spiked a study by the National Academy of Sciences that would attempt to uncover the relationship between mountain top coal removal and health risks for people living in West Virginia. Trumpenistas Put Kibosh...Show More Summary
The Interior Department’s inspector general said it dropped a probe into a reported threat by the agency’s head, Ryan Zinke, to Republican Senator Lisa Murkowski of Alaska to harm her state over her opposition to her party’s efforts to repeal Obamacare. In a letter on Tuesday to...
The Interior Department inspector general's office has dropped an investigation into whether the Trump administration pressured Alaska GOP Sens. Lisa Murkowski and Dan Sullivan over their health care votes. A … Click to Continue »
Secretary Zinke proposes ‘boundary changes’ to specific monuments, acknowledges broad public support for monuments system, Antiquities Act MISSOULA, Mont. – An Interior Department report recommending ambiguous “boundary changes” to national monuments prized by sportsmen and women drew swift criticism from Backcountry Hunters & Anglers today. Show More Summary
Arizona's copper industry, environmentalists and recreation groups are fighting over the future of three national monuments in the state. As the U.S. Interior Department reviews the size of 21 national … Click to Continue »
An Interior Department report recommending ambiguous “boundary changes” to national monuments prized by sportsmen and women drew swift criticism. This post Interior Recommends Altering National Monuments Prized by Sportsmen appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.