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[ Trump wants to end the Clean Power Plan – but we can push back ]

Presidents have lots of power, but citizen activists – and our nation's laws – are even stronger.

     

[ Don’t open Washington’s scenic Methow Valley to copper mining ]

Until March 30, the Bureau of Land Management will accept public comments in support or against mining in Washington’s Methow Valley.

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[ Trump lashes out at climate and planet with sweeping new orders ]

Almost exactly a month before Americans are scheduled to convene in Washington DC and demand climate action, President Trump served up a resounding notice that he will do the exact opposite.

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[ Trump opens up lands for coal leasing, puts fossil fuels before climate action ]

Effective immediately, lifting the moratorium allows new coal leasing on public lands and unravels progress in policies to fight against climate change.

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[ Behold: Two new land sell-off bills that nobody asked for ]

Nevada Rep. Mark Amodei and Arizona Sen. Jeff Flake are the latest lawmakers to introduce new bills that further the radical public land takeover movement, seemingly ignoring that most Americans–and most residents of their states–oppose it.

[ New Trump executive order is a blatant sell-out to industry executives ]

Anastasia Greene

Today, President Trump signed an executive order with multiple environmental rollbacks that will harm public lands. The sweeping directive targets policies to undo the Clean Power Plan and undoes the pause in the federal coal program.

[ Trump is using every tool to sellout our public lands to coal, oil and gas companies ]

On Thursday, March 23, it asked a court to stop a rule designed to ensure taxpayers get a fair return from oil, gas and coal sold from mines and wells on public lands by asking for a “stay.”  The “Valuation Rule” was designed to prevent coal companies from pocketing

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[ Why rust belt states are tackling methane when Trump won’t ]

A growing number of states that supported Trump in 2016 are taking steps to rein in methane leaks from the oil and gas industry. It’s easy to see why.

     

[ In another sneak attack, Senate votes to undermine Alaska refuges. Arctic National Wildlife Refuge next? ]

The Arctic National Wildlife Refuge is America’s last big, pristine and wild place, and it is facing challenges greater than at any time in more than a decade. When the time comes to decide its future, we must be sure lawmakers don’t repeat the mistake they made this week.

[ New report shows State of New Mexico has history of restricting public access and selling-off state trust lands ]

Jennifer Dickson

The state of New Mexico has sold 4 million acres of state trust lands to private interests and extractive industries, some of which endanger the health, environment, and economy of local communities, according to