Canyons of the Ancients survives Zinke's review
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke today said he will not recommend any alterations to the Canyons of the Ancients National Monument in Colorado, making it the third site he has opted to remove from a review of dozens of national monuments.
Zinke to tour Ore. site to weigh possible reductions
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke is set to visit Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument this weekend, as he prepares to recommend potential rescissions to the 100,000-acre site, which straddles southern Oregon and Northern California.
Jewell to urge outdoor enthusiasts to push for protections
Former Interior Secretary Sally Jewell will call on attendees at the Outdoor Retailer show in Salt Lake City to work to influence public lands policy, the Outdoor Industry Association announced today.
Greens bash Zinke's decision not to change 2 sites
Conservationists unexpectedly slammed Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke's decision today to pull two national monuments from a review of dozens of such sites, asserting the move only serves to highlight the "arbitrariness" of the agency's ongoing assessments.
Zinke recommends no changes to Idaho, Wash. sites
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke announced today that a pair of national monuments in Idaho and Washington are no longer included in his review of the boundaries of dozens of monuments nationwide, and that he will not recommend any changes to those two sites.