THE OIL AND GAS INDUSTRY’S LATEST SCHEME TO PRIVATIZE PUBLIC LANDS

Having failed to turn over control of federal lands to state governments and private interests, anti-conservationists in Congress are at work on their next scheme: partially privatizing the public domain by allowing states to take charge of energy development on vast swaths of land owned by the United States Forest Service and Bureau of Land Management.

LINK (via: Pacific Standard)

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