President Trump Removes Environmental Protections in Alaska’s Tongass National Forest

After years of political disputes, Congressional Hearings, sky-rocketing public opposition, and court cases, the Trump administration is officially removing protections for the world’s largest intact temperate rainforest. Southeast Alaska’s Tongass National Forest is the largest intact temperate rainforest in the world, and it has been a political football for decades. Today, President Trump exempted the … Continue reading President Trump Removes Environmental Protections in Alaska’s Tongass National Forest