SUBCOMMITTEE ON NATIONAL PARKS, FORESTS AND PUBLIC LANDS
1324 Longworth House Office Building
Thursday, March 8, 2012
Press Release - Chairman Bishop Questions Obama Admin on Egregious Abuse of Taxpayer Dollars by Federal Employees (3/8/2012)
LEGISLATIVE HEARING ON:
H.R. 752 (Schrader), To amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to designate segments of the Molalla River in the State of Oregon, as components of the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System, and for other purposes. “Molalla River Wild and Scenic Rivers Act”
H.R. 1415 (DeFazio), To amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to make technical corrections to the segment designations for the Chetco River, Oregon. “Chetco River Protection Act of 2011”
H.R. 3377 (Amodei), To designate the Pine Forest Range Wilderness area in Humboldt County, Nevada. “Pine Forest Range Recreation Enhancement Act of 2011”
H.R. 3436(DeFazio), To expand the Wild Rogue Wilderness Area in the State of Oregon, to make additional wild and scenic river designations in the Rogue River area, and to provide additional protections for Rogue River tributaries, and for other purposes.
Yesterday, the Government Accountability Office (GAO) released a report on the Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) accounting and management of natural gas emissions on onshore federal lands. Committee ......
Today, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) removed the lesser prairie chicken from the list of threatened and endangered under the Endangered Species Act (ESA) in response to a 2015 court ruling.......
Today, House Committee on Natural Resources Chairman Rob Bishop (R-UT), Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry Chairman Pat Roberts (R-KS) and Representative Bruce Westerman (R-AR) p......