Letter Signed By 217 Natural Resource and Climate Scientists, Opposing Anti-conservation Riders in Senate’s FY18 Interior Appropriations Bill

January 26, 2018

A letter to Members of Congress, signed by 217 natural resource and climate scientists, including some of our Nation’s most prominent, expressing their strong opposition to harmful riders in the Senate’s FY18 Interior spending legislation that would threaten one of our country’s most important conservation laws—the 2001 Roadless Area Conservation Rule—and the federal forests in Alaska that it protects.