News Release | Environment Montana Research & Policy Center

New Survey Shows Widespread Support for Public Lands Protections in Montana

According to the eighth annual Conservation in the West Poll by the State of the Rockies Project, support for public lands protections remains extremely high in Montana. 

News Release | Environment Montana

Our Comment: Clean Power Plan Rollback is an Egregious Attack

Scott Pruitt announced yesterday that the EPA intends to rollback lifesaving protections from the Clean Power Plan.  

News Release | Environment America

Just-Passed House Budget Threatens our Health, Our Environment And The Pristine Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

The U.S. House of Representatives just passed a 2018 budget. In response, Environment America D.C. Office Director Anna Aurilio issued the following statement: "The just-passed House budget threatens the health of our environment and our families. In addition to drastic cuts in some of the programs most vital to protecting America's air and water and our families' health. Adding insult to injury, the House budget also included instructions to the House Natural Resources Committee aimed ultimately at allowing drilling in the pristine Arctic National Wildlife Refuge."

News Release | Environment Montana

Environment Montana Hits the Trail to Fight for Climate Action

This summer, Environment Montana took a “Trailhead Tour” around the state to raise awareness about the impacts of climate change on Montana’s public lands. On Wednesday, the group ended its campaign with a group hike to the top of Missoula’s Waterworks Hill. 

News Release | Environment Montana

Interior Secretary Zinke Recommends Eliminating Portions of America’s National Monuments

If U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke’s recommendations to eliminate parts of existing national monuments are accepted by President Donald Trump, some of our pristine lands and waters will lose protection from mining, drilling and overfishing. 

News Release | Environment America

Zinke’s DC neighbors call on him to keep public lands in public hands

More than 130 neighbors of U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke have put up signs in their front yards calling on the secretary to protect America’s national monuments.

News Release | Environment Montana

First 100 Days of Trump Administration is a Disaster for Montana's Environment

In his first 100 days, President Trump has taken dozens of actions that threaten the state's clean air, clean water, and treasured places like Glacier National Park. 

News Release | Environment Montana

Scott Pruitt won’t protect Montana’s air, water or families

“ Montanans and all Americans deserve an EPA administrator who will fight to protect the air we breathe, the water we drink and the planet we love. Scott Pruitt fails on all these accounts.” – Holly Seymour, Environment Montana.

Washington, D.C. – Today the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee is slated to vote on President Trump’s nomination of Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt to head the Environmental Protection Agency. Environment America’s Executive Director, Margie Alt, issued the following statement in response: