CONSERVATION NEWS

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What happens to U.S. landscape when protected areas vanish?

By Sophie Bertazzo

October 3, 2017
In the wake of the Interior Secretary’s recommendations to reduce 10 national monuments, a CI scientist explains what the legacy of that action could look like.
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UPDATE: U.S. recommends reductions to 10 national monuments

By Bruno Vander Velde

September 18, 2017
U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has recommended reductions in 10 U.S. national monuments and parks, The Washington Post reported.
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Agency recommends reductions to some U.S. national monuments, parks

By Bruno Vander Velde

August 24, 2017
The Trump Administration’s review has ended with unclear results.
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America’s largest national monument is under threat

By Aulani Wilhelm

June 29, 2017
America’s largest national monument is under threat. CI’s head of oceans breaks down the many reasons we must protect it.
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