The Trump Administration’s blustery “energy dominance” agenda hit a wall yesterday as a sale of nearly 300,000 acres of public lands in Nevada to the oil and gas industry failed to receive a single bid. In other words, while the Administration attempted to sell public lands for fracking, […]
We reported last week that in 2018 so far, the Trump Administration had proposed to put more than 3.8 million acres of public lands in the American West on the auction block for fracking. This week, however, the U.S. Bureau of Land Management announced plans to auction more […]
Last week, WildEarth Guardians filed suit over the Trump Administration’s failure to inspect 120,000 miles of oil and gas pipelines on American public lands. As part of our legal confrontation, we also demanded the Administration impose a moratorium on new pipeline approvals on public lands unless and until […]
Guardians pushes back against Trump’s scheme to expand the Alton Coal Mine, ruining the air quality and driving away tourism at Utah’s National Parks.
We just wrote about how the Trump Administration so far in 2018 has has put and plans to put more than 3.8 million acres of our American public lands on the auction block for fracking. See for yourself where these lands are located, click here to access an […]
UPDATE: After receiving feedback and crunching our numbers again, it turns out the acres of western public lands the Trump Administration has proposed to sell for fracking so far in 2018 is actually more than 3.8 million. The blog post has been updated to reflect this more accurate, […]
WildEarth Guardians late yesterday filed suit over the Trump Administration’s failure to defend American public lands from an estimated 120,000 miles of oil and gas pipelines. The landmark lawsuit targets the failure of the U.S. Department of Transportation and the U.S. Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (known as […]