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RYAN ZINKE'S WEEK OF RECKONING: SCANDALS ROIL TRUMP'S INTERIOR DEPARTMENT

From: Truthout

“"This 'grip-and-grin' tour is galling when the secretary is telling everyone else to tighten their belts," said PEER Executive Director Jeff Ruch, who filed for the…

PUBLIC LANDS: BLM EXPLORES 'FLEXIBILITY' FOR RANCHERS ON GRAZING PERMITS

From: E & E News

“The proposal comes less than a year after data compiled by Interior on the nearly 155 million acres on which grazing occurs showed that at least a quarter of federal…

STRUGGLING U.S. NATIONAL PARKS FLOODED WITH VISITORS

From: Environment News Service

“An already thinning Bureau of Land Management is warned to get ready for further staff cutbacks, with possible buyouts if Trump targets are not met,…

INTERIOR DEPARTMENT REORGANIZATION WILL HIT NEW MEXICO'S LANDSCAPES, COMMUNITIES

From: NM Political Report

“The BLM’s workforce has declined by one-fifth since 2010, according to Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER), which notes that despite…

3 BLM STATE DIRECTORS REMOVED IN REORGANIZATION - SOURCES

From: E&E News

“Nedd sent an agencywide email to all staff June 16 acknowledging that the budget cuts, if implemented, "could mean 1,000 fewer full-time equivalent employees across…


News Releases

TEMPORARY INTERIOR DEPARTMENT DIRECTORS ILLEGAL

All Decisions by Acting Park Service, BLM, and Fish & Wildlife Heads Legally Void

BLM STILL MIA ON GRAZING TRESPASS

After Bundy Mistrial, Repeated Agency Vows to Stem Illegal Grazing Go Astray

RANGE RUSTLING REMAINS RAMPANT

Ignoring GAO Reports, BLM Foregoes Promised Steps to Check Grazing Trespass

GAUNT BLM PREPS FOR STARVATION DIET

Buyouts to “Accelerate Attrition” While Meeting New Trump Agenda

MALHEUR SIEGE STILL SHADOWS RANGE AND REFUGES

Survey Reflects Federal Land Management Workers’ Growing Safety Worries