On Tuesday the U.S. Senate voted overwhelming in support of a bipartisan public lands package that protects more than 2 million acres of land and permanently reauthorizes the popular Land and Water Conservation Fund, which was established in 1964 to protect natural areas and water resources.
HuffPost reports that the measure establishes more than 1.3 million acres of new wilderness in states including Utah, New Mexico and Oregon.
Mother Nature Network reports that the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has said wild horses and burros are becoming a problem for grazing lands. According to the BLM the number of animals continues to..
Huff Post reports that the Oregon House passed a bill Monday afternoon that prohibits all religious and personal belief exemptions for vaccines. The legislation would prevent unvaccinated children from..
Huff Post reports the Trump administration on Thursday unveiled a plan to make available over 1 million acres of public and private land in California to oil drilling and fracking. The Bureau of Land..