More National Monuments Slated For Trump Rollbacks

The final recommendations from Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke were released one day after Trump gutted a pair of protected sites in Utah.

WASHINGTON — Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has called on President Donald Trump to shrink or otherwise weaken protections for 10 national monuments, according to a final report made public Tuesday.The release of the document, a version of which was leaked to the media in September, comes a day after Trump and Zinke traveled to Utah to announce an unprecedented dismantling of two of the state’s national monuments: Bears Ears and Grand Staircase-Escalante. In addition to the Utah sites, Zinke h...