Embattled Interior Secretary Zinke Resigns, Citing 'Vicious' AttacksInterior Secretary Ryan Zinke, who is facing federal investigations into his travel, political activity and potential conflicts of interest, will leave the administration at year's end, President Trump said Saturday.
Zinke: Camp Fire Costs Likely In BillionsCosts associated with the deadly Camp Fire in Northern California will likely be in the billions, U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke said Monday as he returned to the town of Paradise, saying he has never witnessed such devastation.
Zinke: Not The Time To Cast Blame Over California Fires, Then Rips 'Radical Environmentalists'Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke says it's not the time for finger-pointing over the destruction of the deadly California wildfires -- yet he's openly blaming "radical environmentalists" for a lack of forest management that he says are spreading the infernos.
Interior Secretary Zinke To Tour California Wildfire DevastationU.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke says he's cancelled a planned trip to Asia at the direction of the White House and will instead travel to California to support efforts to contain the deadly wildfires scorching large areas of the state.
Crews Start Exploratory Work to Raise Height of Shasta DamThe Bureau of Reclamation has been studying the idea of raising the height of the dam since the 1980s but has faced opposition from the state and Winnemem Wintu Tribe because it would further inundate the McCloud River, protected under state law.
Trump Aims to Limit Protections in Endangered Species ActThe Trump administration on Thursday proposed ending automatic protections for threatened animals and plants and limiting habitat safeguards meant to shield recovering species from harm.
Trump Wildlife Protection Board Stuffed with Trophy HuntersA new U.S. advisory board to help rewrite federal rules for importing the heads and hides of African elephants, lions and rhinos is stacked with trophy hunters, including members with direct ties to Pres. Trump and his family.
California Officials, Protesters Fight Offshore Drill Plans By Trump AdministrationCommissions that oversee coastal lands and water pushed the Trump administration to leave California out of plans to expand offshore drilling, saying the state will throw up any barriers possible to prevent pumping and transportation of oil.