President Trump wishes to guarantee his pro-corporation, anti-environmentalist, climate change-denying legacy before President-elect Biden is inaugurated and is making moves to allow mining of natural resources on federally-protected lands, the New York City Times‘ Eric Lipton reports.
In his last days in workplace, Trump is moving on tasks in various states that would approve energy firms access to lands that were previously off limitations.
One project in Arizona would transfer federally-protected forest land to build a gigantic copper mine. Regional Apache people considered the land picked for the task as spiritual, as they think it is “a place of extensive religious, spiritual, and cultural value,” accordinng to the National Register of Historic Places
In Twin Bridges, located in Utah, the Trump administrati