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Chairman Bishop Letter to Secretaries Perdue and Zinke on Mineral Withdrawals


WASHINGTON, D.C., September 28, 2017 - TO: The Honorable Sonny Perdue and Ryan Zinke

FROM: Chairman Rob Bishop

Dear Secretaries Perdue and Zinke:

As you know, the Departments of Agriculture and the Interior are responsible for the protection and management of the natural resources of the United States. Under this mandate, the Departments administer approximately 700 million acres of Federal mineral estate in the United States. 

Read the entire letter HERE.

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