Tag: public lands

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 […]

Our Public Lands, Our Right to Know

As part of our ongoing effort to ensure transparency, defend democracy, and protect the climate from President Trump, we’re persistently exercising our rights under the Freedom of Information Act. Lately, we’ve been focusing on Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke’s efforts to completely rollback any and all climate protection within […]

Transparency Squad Update-April 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. […]

Big Win for Public Lands, Climate

This is a major victory for our public lands, our climate, and our western air and water. In response to an outpouring of public opposition, including a pointed appeal from Grand County, Colorado, the U.S. Bureau of Land Management withdrew its plans to sell off nearly 30,000 acres […]