Local News
9:43 am
Fri October 21, 2011

PEW Conservation Group Report Opposes Wilderness and Roadless Area Release Act

" Washington, D.C." – A group of environmental protection organizations is working to defeat a bill that would remove protections for more than sixty-million acres of public land, and area about the size of Wyoming. Jane Danowitz, of The PEW Environment Group says the legislation would undo decades of environmental protections. Danowitz, explained the Wilderness and Roadless Area Release Act to WNKU's Matt Kelley. ( read the report at www.pewenvironment.org )