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[ History is made with creation of largest protected area in the world ]

Michael Reinemer

The Wilderness Society commends the Obama Administration for making history today by quadrupling the size of the Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument, now the largest protected area in the world, measuring 582,578 square miles.

[ President Obama creates world’s largest protected area with ocean monument expansion ]

[ California’s carbon market is a big success. Here are the facts. ]

California is ahead of schedule in meeting its ambitious climate goals, thanks in no small part to its emissions trading program.

     

[ Looters, vandals threaten some of America’s great archaeological sites in Bears Ears ]

[ Donated land in Maine protected by President as a national monument on 100th birthday of National Park Service ]

Michael Reinemer

The Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument will be a unit of the National Park Service and was announced on the eve of the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service, which was established on August 25, 1916.

[ Climate change is messing with clouds – and it’s a really big deal ]

Climate change is pushing clouds higher and toward the poles, triggering a cycle of ever-rising global temperatures.

     

[ Anti-conservation “riders” poisoning federal budget process ]

Max Greenberg

The next fiscal year starts on Oct. 1, meaning that Congress is running out of time to cobble together “must-pass” appropriations legislation that will pay for the day-to-day expenses of the federal government.

[ Renewable energy reforms must be finalized as soon as possible ]

We need a modern approach to leasing wind and solar energy

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[ Oil and gas industry seeks to limit the government’s ability to protect public lands from drilling ]

The oil and gas trade group Western Energy Alliance sued the federal government over its leasing practices, alleging that the Bureau of Land Management is violating the law by not offering more public lands in oil and gas lease sales,

[ 3 national seashores and coastal parks that could be changed forever by sea level rise ]

One of the most visible ways climate change is threatening our national parks and other wildlands is rising sea levels.

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