New Video Shows Damage Wrought by Trump’s Border Wall

This post was originally published on this site Drone footage of new border wall in New Mexico shows that the Trump administration’s border militarization is already damaging ecosystems and wildlife. Trump waived 25 laws that protect clean air, clean water, public lands and endangered wildlife to speed construction of 20 miles of new walls. The … Read moreNew Video Shows Damage Wrought by Trump’s Border Wall

Trump Auctions Off 150,000 Acres of Public Lands for Fracking Near Utah National Parks

This post was originally published on this site On Tuesday the Trump administration offered more than 150,000 acres of public lands for fossil-fuel extraction near some of Utah’s most iconic landscapes, including Arches and Canyonlands national parks. Dozens of Utahns gathered at the state Capitol to protest the lease sale, which included lands within 10 … Read moreTrump Auctions Off 150,000 Acres of Public Lands for Fracking Near Utah National Parks

U.S. Navy Proposes Massive Land Grab to Test Bombs

This post was originally published on this site Friday the U.S. Navy released details of a plan to seize more than 600,000 acres of public land in central Nevada to expand a bombing range. The land under threat includes rich habitat for mule deer, important desert springs and nesting sites for raptors like golden eagles. … Read moreU.S. Navy Proposes Massive Land Grab to Test Bombs