The Latest On: Public Lands
The fast timeline for the comment period “deprives the public of a meaningful opportunity to weigh in on decisions that have lasting impacts on the human environment... and violates the requirements of NEPA.”
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."