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[ Sample Letter to IRA Adminstrator DOC ]

Apr 29, 2016

Sample Letter to IRA Adminstrator DOC

[ Study identifies wildest corridors between key protected areas in U.S. ]

Michael Reinemer

Development of natural areas in the United States, coupled with expected changes in climate, have increased the importance of migration corridors that connect protected natural areas.

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[ Report: Proposed BLM methane waste rule will increase production, revenue in New Mexico’s San Juan Basin ]

Sarah Graddy

An analysis of more than 8,700 low-producing natural gas wells in two counties in the San Juan Basin, San Juan and Rio Arriba, determined that BLM’s rule will have little to no negative impact on these marginal wells.

[ Sage-grouse are in peril again as dangerous bill hitches ride to NDAA ]

Last fall, the Department of the Interior finalized conservation plans for western states encompassing the iconic western sagebrush.

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[ Thank you for speaking up to stop methane pollution on public lands! ]

By the time the public comment period ended on April 22, over 12,000 Wilderness Society supporters had submitted comments applauding a new rule that addressed natural gas waste on public lands—waste that is

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[ Pacific Northwest forests depend on feds making smart decisions for entire region ]

In the Pacific Northwest, roughly 24 million acres of forest are protected from destructive clear-cut logging and managed as part of a vast, intertwined ecosystem that stretches from Northern California to the Canadian border.

[ Report: Off-Road Vehicle Use on Federal Public Lands ]

Apr 21, 2016
In this report, we provide the policy framework for designating ORV trails and areas on federal lands, along with a series of recommendations based on recent case law and ten case studies from the Forest Service, BLM, and National Park Service that demonstrate both agency failures to comply wi

[ No oil drilling in Wyoming’s Bridger-Teton? Forest Service to decide soon! ]

In early April, the U.S. Forest Service issued a draft environmental impact statement recommending that this forest in the Wyoming Range withdraw consent to lease 30 parcels—nearly 40,000 acres—of land for oil and gas leasing.

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[ Senate Approves Vital Land Conservation Initiatives ]

Michael Reinemer

The measure would permanently authorize the Land and Water Conservation Fund, protect two wilderness areas in New Mexico and address water supply and river restoration efforts in the Yakima Basin in Washington state. 

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[ Amendment addressing renewable energy on public lands passed as part of Senate energy bill ]

This amendment, sponsored by Senators Heller (R-NV) and Heinrich (D-NM) supports a smart approach to facilitating wind, solar and geothermal energy in the best places on public lands, representing a balanced view of how our public lands should be used.

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