For the price of an ice cream cone at Yellowstone’s Canyon Lodge we will collectively be investing millions in the future of our beloved public lands.
Our national treasures are too important to hang on the whims of political funding decisions.
If our parks, forests, and wilderness areas are truly national treasures, then outdoor recreationists should have no qualms paying to support them.
If legislators provide an implicit blank check for fighting fires, they risk spurring more development in fire-prone areas.
If landowners have clear rights to rockweed, they'll have incentive to preserve it.
It’s time for Congress to act to provide meaningful co-management of Bears Ears to Native Americans.