Bundy laments 'warmongering' activists
In the wake of backlash from fellow activists over his denunciation of President Trump's anti-immigration rhetoric, Ammon Bundy said this week he will withdraw from his role as a leader of the patriot movement.
Bill aims to spur creation of wildlife corridors
The Interior Department and other federal agencies would gain the authority to create "National Wildlife Corridors" to guard against habitat loss and fragmentation under legislation introduced yesterday by congressional Democrats.
Zinke promises new headquarters decision in spring
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke said this week a new headquarters for the Bureau of Land Management will be announced in the spring, offering up the first timeline for the relocation project.
Bills aim to boost protections for Calif. public lands
California Sen. Kamala Harris (D) yesterday introduced two bills to conserve public lands in the Golden State, including a measure to expand the San Gabriel Mountains National Monument near Los Angeles.
Conservationists want winter feeding halted at elk refuge
Conservation advocates are urging the Fish and Wildlife Service to curb winter feeding for animals in the National Elk Refuge in Wyoming, pointing to the recent discovery of chronic wasting disease in a mule deer in nearby Grand Teton National Park.