He’s facing federal investigations into his travel, political activity and potential conflicts of interest; will be leaving the administration at year’s end.
Secretary Ryan Zinke
(U.S. Department of the Interior)WASHINGTON — Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has ordered his agency to expand recreational opportunities on public lands and waterways. An order signed Wednesday directs the Bureau of Land Management, the Fish and Wildlife Service and other agencies to develop plans within 90 days that focus on expanding recreational opportunities. The order also directs bureau heads to…
Public comment period on Zinke Interior Department’s plan for Western sage grouse ends Nov. 27.
They would still play a “pivotal role” in discussions about the future of the range, 29 square miles of hilly fenced-in grasslands with 350 bison.