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Shrinking Utah's Bears Ears National Monument would be one more broken promise to Native Americans – Los Angeles Times

Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke plans to advise President Trump to shrink Utah’s Bears Ears National Monument to a scatter of isolated sites. The secretary’s recommendation, announced last week, is one more act of disrespect and arrogance in a…

Shrinking Utah's Bears Ears National Monument would be one more broken promise to Native Americans

Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke plans to advise President Trump to shrink Utah’s Bears Ears National Monument to a scatter of isolated sites. The secretary’s recommendation, announced last week, is one more act of disrespect and arrogance in a…

Utah national monument recommendation spurs action – Salt Lake Tribune

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke’s recommendation to downsize a vast new national monument in Utah created optimism among opponents of 26 other monuments under review around the country and fear among conservation groups that worry he will propose shrinking or rescinding…

Interior Secretary Recommends Shrinking Utah Monument

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke is recommending shrinking the size of Utah’s Bears Ears National Monument, in a move that could foreshadow the fate of other protected space under review by the new administration. Mr. Zinke filed the Bears Ears recommendation…

President Trump's Interior Secretary Suggests the Bears Ears National Monument In Utah Be Smaller

(WASHINGTON) — Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke is recommending that the new Bears Ears National Monument in Utah be reduced in size and says Congress should step in to designate how selected areas of the 1.3 million-acre site are categorized.Zinke made…

US Interior Secretary Recommends Shrinking Utah Monument

On Monday, US Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke recommended shrinking the controversial Bears Ears National Monument in Utah. In a report, Zinke recommends revising the boundary of the 1.35 million-acre monument in Utah’s San Juan County and requests “congressional authority to…

Interior Secretary recommends reducing the portion of protected lands at Utah's Bears Ears National Monument

WASHINGTON (AP) — Interior Secretary recommends reducing the portion of protected lands at Utah’s Bears Ears National Monument.Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Tags: newswires associated press us…

Zinke Heads Back To Washington After Utah Tour – KNPR

As Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke winds down his week-long visit to Utah, questions remain about the fate of the Bears Ears and Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monuments.  The visit was a result of President Donald Trump’s executive order to…

Interior Secretary Tours Utah Monument – Wall Street Journal (subscription)

BLANDING, Utah—Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke toured a newly designated national monument by air, foot and on horseback as the Trump administration weighs downsizing or rescinding the preserve’s status. The visit to the 1.35-million acre Bears Ears National Monument on Monday and Tuesday was part…

Interior Secretary Tours Utah Monument Under Review

BLANDING, Utah—Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke toured a newly designated national monument by air, foot and on horseback as the Trump administration weighs downsizing or rescinding the preserve’s status. The visit to the 1.35-million acre Bears Ears National Monument on Monday and Tuesday was part…