Bishop’s Plundered Lands Initiative: the Gory Details | SUWA

After three years the wait is over.  In January, Rep. Rob Bishop (R-UT) finally unveiled a draft of his Public Lands Initiative (PLI).  Even before its release, the tenor of discussions with congressional offices had prepared us for bad news. Sadly, the draft dwarfed our worst fears. The Bishop bill may be the worst piece of proposed Utah public lands legislation SUWA has ever encountered.  It is a fossil fuel development bill that would further the Utah Legislature’s land grab …

Source: Bishop’s Plundered Lands Initiative: the Gory Details | Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance