At a telephone press conference with Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke and Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue on Tuesday, they addressed the aftermath of the devastating California wildfires, and the need for true forest management.
On Monday, U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke finalized the withdrawal of more than 30,000 acres of federal lands in southwest Montana’s Paradise Valley from mining for 20 years, subject to valid existing rights.
President Trump talked about the need to "gently" and "beautifully" remove the dead and dying trees that are fueling larger fires in our nation's forests. During the cabinet meeting, he called on Zinke to give a recap of his visit to the frontlines to the nation's most …
U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke announced on Wednesday that over $40 million of Payment in Lieu of Taxes monies will go to Montana counties, with Ravalli and Missoula Counties receiving over $5 million.