Zinke Declares War on Reality

This isn’t ironic, it’s unconscionable. At the same time scientists released a study finding Glacier National Park’s namesake glaciers are headed for extinction, Trump’s U.S. Department of the Interior scrubbed its website of pictures of melting glaciers and discussions of climate change. Even more galling, Interior Secretary, Ryan […]

Transparency Squad Update-May 2017

It’s no secret that WildEarth Guardians’ Climate and Energy Program is stepping up to enforce transparency under the Trump Administration. Using the Freedom of Information Act we’ve been exercising our right to know what our government is doing and why, and to share that information with the public. […]

Zinke: American Voices Don’t Count

In the wake of the announcement from President Trump’s Secretary of the Interior, Ryan Zinke, that he intends to “review” more than two dozen American National Monuments protected since 1996, people are understandably upset. After all, President Trump described the designation of these National Monuments as “abuses,” signaling […]

Zinke Releases National Monument Hit List

President Trump’s Secretary of the Interior, Ryan Zinke, today released his list of National Monuments he intends to dismantle. On the chopping block, more than 11 million acres of public lands in the American West.  These lands include the Bears Ears National Monument in Utah, Canyons of the […]