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.
After correspondence and two staff briefings with the Department of the Interior (DOI) and the National Park Service (NPS) on the decades of systemic mismanagement of natural and cultural resources at......
Today, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced final revisions to regulations governing the petition process under the Endangered Species Act (......
Today, the U.S. Department of the Interior issued the final rule to create a Native Hawaiian government. The rule, which is highly disputed and raises difficult constitutional issues, includes new adm......