Secretary Zinke has advised the President to roll back protections for several of America’s prized national monuments, including three ocean monuments.
This would be the first time since the establishment of the monument designation over a century ago that a monument would be opened up to commercial extraction.
Take action TODAY by telling President Trump to IGNORE Secretary Zinke’s recommendations and instead listen to the American people by protecting our national monuments.
Secretary Zinke’s leaked memo recommends allowing commercial extractive activities in the Northeast Canyons and Seamounts Marine National Monument and recommends both shrinking the borders of and allowing commercial extractive activities within the Rose Atoll and Pacific Remote Island monuments.
If President Trump were to act on Secretary Zinke’s recommendations, it would gut conservation measures from both the Bush and Obama Administrations