Public Lands

Jennifer Yachnin



Jennifer writes about public lands issues, including access, development and the state land transfer movement. She previously covered campaigns and elections at E&E. Before joining E&E News in 2011, she spent 10 years at the Capitol Hill newspaper Roll Call where she worked as an investigative reporter writing about ethics, campaign finance and congressional wealth. Her work has also appeared in The Chronicle of Higher Education, The Detroit News and on National Public Radio. She has appeared as an expert guest on outlets including C-SPAN, NPR and local television. She is a graduate of the University of Michigan.

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Interior preps nearly 100 policy changes for 2020

As President Trump enters the final year of his first term in office, the Interior Department is pressing to complete work on dozens of policy changes. They range from oil and gas exploration in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to the designation of new snowmobile routes in northern Michigan, according to a new analysis out today.