South Dakota

BLOG: Trump’s Dangerous Salute to Toadyism at Mt. Rushmore

BLOG: Trump’s Dangerous Salute to Toadyism at Mt. Rushmore

Trump’s Dangerous Salute to Toadyism at Mt. Rushmore In ancient Rome, leaders provided bread and circuses to appease the masses and serve as a distraction from real problems. Today, America has no shortage of real problems. This week, Trump will stage two spectacles...

South Dakota Public Record Laws

Citations S.D.C.L. 1-27-1 et seq. (http://legis.sd.gov/Statutes/Codified_Laws/DisplayStatute.aspx?Type=Statute&Statute=1-27) Exemptions to Disclosure The following records are not open to disclosure: Trade secrets; The specific details of bona fide research,...
WOTUS Redefinition: South Dakota

WOTUS Redefinition: South Dakota

Impact of Proposed Waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) Redefinition on Wetlands and Waters in South Dakota Available for download South Dakota originally contained an estimated 2.7 million acres of wetlands. Today, less than 1.8 million acres remain due to filling, draining,...
South Dakota Ground Zero for Trump Water Rollbacks

South Dakota Ground Zero for Trump Water Rollbacks

For Immediate Release: Aug 20, 2019 Contact: Kirsten Stade (202) 265-7337 State’s Drinking Water, Flood Control, and Wildlife Habitat at High Risk Washington, DC — The Mount Rushmore State will suffer devastating impacts if Trump’s plans to roll back Clean Water Act...

Agriculture Poisoning the Prairie Pothole Region

Agriculture Poisoning the Prairie Pothole Region Pesticides and Pollution Runoff Imperil North America’s “Duck Factory” Washington, DC — The continent’s principal breeding grounds for migratory waterfowl is under growing threat from agricultural pollution, according...