Interior:

Secretary Norton focuses on ESA revisions, survey of FWS scientists, 2006 budget request

Interior Secretary Gale Norton visits the OnPoint set and gives her thoughts on congressional effort to revise the Endangered Species Act and a recent controversial survey of Fish and Wildlife Service scientists. In the interview with E&E reporter Dan Berman and E&E Daily Editor Colin Sullivan, Norton also discusses aspects of the Bush administration's fiscal year 2006 budget request, including the push for revenue from oil drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, cuts in the Land and Water Conservation Fund and diverting proceeds from Nevada land sales.