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Feds Put Pause on New Coal Leasing

department-of-interiorSecretary Sally Jewell announced today that the Interior Department will put a pause on new coal leasing and launch a comprehensive review to identify and evaluate reforms to the federal coal program in order to ensure that it provides a fair return to taxpayers and reflect its impacts on the environment, while continuing to help meet our energy needs. This is another step along the path that President Obama Continue reading

Vandalized Dinosaur Bone Removed

Dinosaur National Monument QuarryThe remaining portion of a juvenile sauropod humerus that was vandalized in early September has been removed. Dinosaur National Monument staff assessed the condition of the bone after it was damaged to see if it would be possible to Continue reading