Natural Resources

Border Fence Construction Could Destroy Archaeological Sites: NPS

"Bulldozers and excavators rushing to install President Trump’s border barrier could damage or destroy up to 22 archaeological sites within Arizona’s Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument in coming months, according to an internal National Park Service report obtained by The Washington Post."

Source: Washington Post, 09/18/2019

Trump Admin Chooses Widest Plan To Oil, Gas Drilling in Arctic Refuge

"The Trump administration on Thursday said it would seek to open up the entire coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to oil and gas exploration, picking the most aggressive development option for an area long closed to drilling."

Source: Washington Post, 09/13/2019

Who Wins in Latest Expansion of Fishing, Hunting at National Refuges, Fisheries?

A new rule expands hunting and fishing in National Wildlife Refuges and fish hatcheries, and that means potential impacts on critically important public policy around fish and wildlife conservation. The latest TipSheet offers up story ideas and resources for local coverage of the story.

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November 8, 2019

Mining Law Summit

The University of Arizona’s College of Law invites you to attend our fourth annual Mining Law Summit, entitled "Mining Law for the Heavens and the Depths of the Sea." Cost is $50.

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