All posts tagged "Antiquities Act"

  • Politics
    Hardy: Nevadans need ‘legitimate voice’ in lands decisions, denied such in Basin and Range designation

    (Scott Knuteson) – WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Cresent Hardy (NV-4) released the following statement concerning President Barack Obama’s designation today of more than 700,000 acres as Basin and Range National Monument, in the congressman’s district: “I feel strongly that the best management of our public lands comes only through methodical consideration and partnership across...

  • Opinion
    Where is the consensus?

    (Thomas Mitchell) – Put down Rep. Mark Amodei as miffed by the executive fiat that puts 700,000 acres of Lincoln and Nye counties as a national monument. July 10, 2015, he released this statement dripping with sarcasm: “I guess I missed the Nevada delegation meeting to discuss the second largest conservation withdrawal in the...