The Trust for Public Land
This attempt to roll back protections for national monuments is unprecedented and terribly misguided.
The message sent by the proposed budget cuts is clear and simple.
Colorado is taking a step in the right direction and, in Washington, D.C., Congress should follow that lead and provide the tools needed to protect many of the special places Americans will be visiting this summer.
Rather than proposing to sell off wildlife refuges for short-term gains, our leaders and legislators at all levels should be thinking about how to protect them for the long term, so our children and grandchildren can visit them.