The Latest On: Wild Lands
Tim Preso, Managing Attorney, Northern Rockies Office: “The problem right now is there’s no plan at all. There are just these internal drafts. We’re going to take a close look at the plan if we can get it out the door because we don’t think that tentative measures are what’s needed at this time.”
Erin Whalen, Attorney, Alaska Regional Office: Constantine’s plan for dealing with wastewater from the tunnel looks more like “wishful thinking than a serious plan to protect water quality.”
Interior’s Internal FOIA Policy Gives Political Appointees Sign-Off On Document Releases, Raising Concerns
Yvonne Chi, Attorney, Rocky Mountain Office, Earthjustice: "They're allowed to have a process. They are allowed to have departmental regulations. What they're not allowed to do is to fail to meet the FOIA deadlines that is statutorily mandated."
The below-signed organizations, committed to the protection and restoration of America’s Everglades, respectfully request that Governor DeSantis veto House Bill 7103.
Jordan Luebkemann, Attorney, Florida Regional Office, Earthjustice: “It will really remain to be seen who is allowed to participate in the task forces.”
Tom Waldo, Attorney, Alaska Regional Office, Earthjustice: "The agency is required to take a hard look at specific impacts of an action in specific places. So you can't just generalize across the whole island and say, 'well, we'll log somewhere.' This is a brazen attempt by the forest service to rewrite the rules for timber sales."