Your input continues to be important to the planning process and will help us as we work to ensure John Day Fossil Beds National Monument
is more accessible to all visitors.
Federal lands, including those designated as national monuments
, are for all the people.
WASHINGTON * President Donald Trump signed presidential proclamations to shrink two Utah national monuments
in a move that Native American tribal leaders, clergy and environmentalists have described as the largest elimination of protective status for land in U.
gov/the-press-office/2017/12/04/presidential-proclamation-modifying-bears-ears-national-monument) the proclamation that takes away about 85 percent of the Bears Ears National Monument
, also in Utah.
The national monument
adds another layer of arbitrary restrictions that takes active forest management off the table and denies O&C counties the jobs their communities need and the timber receipt revenues necessary to provide essential public services.
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke will recommend on August 24 whether to eliminate or shrink nearly two dozen national monuments
, creating the first major test for a 111-year-old law that gives presidents the power to protect swaths of public land.
President Barack Obama designated a record 34 new national monuments
under the Antiquities Act, many devoted to revolutionary social and political moments that the Park Service had long neglected.
Declaring national monuments
is a very important component of his plan for "audacious" executive action.
Others take issue with President Obama's use of the Antiquities Act, which has empowered presidents of both parties to preserve existing federal lands as national monuments
Having done prior work to early 20th century buildings on Ellis Island and to the Statue of Liberty, we knew the site and how to work with this national monument
The site hosts over 12,000 visitors a year, and local authorities said the National Monument
designation could double annual visitation and tourism revenue within the next five years, providing a boost to the local economy.
ISLAMABAD, July 25, 2011 (Balochistan Times): The National Institute of Folk and Traditional Heritage, Lok Virsa is seeking the control of National Monument
which was given to the CDA after devolution of the Ministry of Culture.