The answer lies in how railroads were built across the American West.
Zinke played a leading part in Trump’s efforts to roll back environmental regulations and promote domestic energy development.
Polis made one of his first public appearances as Colorado's governor-elect at the Outdoor Retailer Winter Market.
The Interior Secretary touts that the overhaul would move employees out of D.C. Some Democrats have called the plan unworkable.
The Land and Water Conservation Fund has pumped nearly $270 million into Colorado over the last 50 years.
In the past, the Conservation Fund had been a reliable stream of money for everything from building dog parks to adding pedestrian bridges.
A replacement rule from the Interior Department rescinds mandates for companies to reduce gas pollution.
The Rocky Mountain High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area reports nearly 81,000 plants were destroyed, up from 45,000 in 2016.
A decision about whether to move the BLM and where isn’t expected for many months.
Some governors in the U.S. West say a new Trump administration directive threatens to undermine a hard-won compromise aimed at saving a beleaguered bird scattered across their region.