Your Call: What will it take to keep public lands in public hands?
The Trump administration has used its executive power to challenge the status of national monuments and to open off-coast marine sanctuaries to oil drilling.
More than a billion acres of US public land and up to 30 national monuments are currently at risk. Do states and citizens have the power to turn back this rush for public lands?
David Helvarg, award-winning journalist, author, and executive director of Blue Frontier
Caty Enders, contributing editor at the Guardian where she leads the series This Land is Your Land
Resources for taking action:
Secretary of Commerce (re: Saving Marine Sanctuaries) 202-482-2000
Secretary of the Interior (re: Saving National Monuments) (202) 208-3100
You can register your comment at: Save Our Marine Sanctuaries
Other web resources:
The Guardian:'This Land Is Your Land' series
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