Land

Trump admin floats reduced protections for imperiled bird

https://thehill.com/policy/energy-environment/420037-trump-admin-floats-reduced-protections-for-imperiled-birdThe Trump administration rolled out detailed proposals Thursday to reduce measures designed to protect the imperiled greater sage grouse in seven western states.The Interior Department’s Bureau of Land Management (BLM) released state-specific plans… Original Title: […]

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Trump officials open door to fracking in California

https://thehill.com/policy/energy-environment/400939-trump-administration-opens-door-to-fracking-in-californiaThe Trump administration is starting the process of opening up large swaths of land in California to hydraulic fracturing.In a notice issued Wednesday to the Federal Register, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) said it intends to…