Northwest Senators Seek Investigation Into Interior Secretary’s Decision On Spotted Owl Critical Habitat During Last Days In Office

Four Northwest U.S. Senators and other legislators this week requested the Inspector General of the Department of the Interior to investigate whether former Interior Secretary David Bernhardt overruled guidance by career officials to push the Trump administration’s decision to remove critical habitat protections for the Northern Spotted Owl on 3.4 million acres of federal lands in the Pacific Northwest.

Read the full article…

Become a Member and get unlimited access to all articles.


Already a member? Log in here

More news from CBB: