Biden to Restore Three National Monuments in Utah and New EnglandThe Bears Ears and Grand Staircase-Escalante monuments in southern Utah encompass more than 3.2 million acres. In a separate action, Biden also restored protections at a marine conservation area off the New England coast. Trump invoked the century-old Antiquities Act to cut 2 million acres from the two monuments.
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Biden Set To Restore National Monuments That Trump Trashed
Trump’s attack on Bears Ears and Grand Staircase-Escalante in Utah was the largest rollback of federal land protections in U.S. history.
US President Joe Biden to restore national monument protections slashed by Trump
US News: WASHINGTON: Three national US monuments will have their protected status restored Friday, continuing Joe Biden's efforts to roll back the environmenta.
Biden to restore Bears Ears and Grand Staircase Escalante monuments
President to expand sites shrunk under Trump, in win for environmental advocates and Indigenous leaders
Biden to restore boundaries of two Utah national monuments -Utah governor
- Utah Governor Spencer Cox on Thursday said the Biden Administration will restore the boundaries of the Bears Ears and Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monuments, rolling back former President Donald Trump's sharp reduction in their size. In a statement, Cox said he was informed of the decision by Interior Secretary Deb Haaland. (Reporting by Nichola Groom; Editing by Chris Reese)
Biden To Expand 2 Utah National Monuments Cut By Trump
SALT LAKE CITY: President Joe Biden will expand two sprawling national monuments in Utah, the governor said Thursday.
Biden to restore three national monuments cut by Trump
The White House said in a statement that Biden was “fulfilling a key promise” to restore the monuments to their full size and “upholding the longstanding principle that America’s national parks, monuments and other protected areas are to be protected for all time and for all people.”
Biden Restores National Monument Protections Slashing Trump-Era Policy
Three national US monuments will have their protected status restored Friday, continuing Joe Biden's efforts to roll back the environmental policies of his predecessor.
Biden To Restore Bears Ears, Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monuments To Original Boundaries
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden will restore two sprawling national monuments in Utah that have been at the center of a long-running public lands dispute, and a separate marine conservation area in New England that recently has been used for commercial fishing. Environmental protections at all three monuments had been stripped by former President Donald Trump.The White House announced the changes Thursday night ahead of a ceremony expected…
Biden to restore 3 national monuments cut by Trump
President Joe Biden will restore two sprawling national monuments in Utah that have been at the center of a long-running public lands dispute, and a separate marine conservation area in New England that recently has been used for commercial fishing, according to people who have been briefed on the plan.
Biden reverses Trump order, restores protections to three monuments
Gov. Spencer Cox and other Utah Republicans said Biden's decision was "disappointing, though not surprising."