NCBA, PLC Voice Opposition To The Administration’s America The Beautiful

The National Cattlemen’s Beef Association, along with the Public Lands Council, are criticizing the Biden administration’s America the Beautiful campaign that includes an emphasis on wilderness designation. NCBA Executive Director of Natural Resources, Kaitlynn Glover, said one of the goals of the Administration is to conserve 30% of  public lands by 2030 and she noted […]

Vilsack Praises America The Beautiful

Earlier this month, the Biden Administration released the America the Beautiful report, which outlines locally led and voluntary efforts nationwide to conserve and restore 30% of the nation’s lands and waters by 2030. “Those making their living from the land are farmers, ranchers, and foresters are bearing the brunt of climate change,” said Ag Secretary […]

Vilsack Details New America The Beautiful Proposal

Ag Secretary, Tom Vilsack, says there are six areas the new America the Beautiful will address. “First, rewarding the voluntary conservation efforts to ranchers farmers and foresters. Second, partnering with nature-deprived communities to create parks and open spaces.” Third, would be supporting tribal-led conservation and restoration priorities, while fourth would be expanding wildlife habitat. “Fifth, […]

Mallory: Historic America the Beautiful Plan Will Help Address Climate Change

Brenda Mallory is Chair of the White House’s Council on Environmental Quality. She recently called the America the Beautiful proposal recently rolled out by the Administration “historic”. “Never before has a President outlined a vision of this kind and certainly not this early in an administration.” The initiative outlines an locally-led voluntary nationwide goal to […]

Biden Administration Announces America the Beautiful Proposal

Last week, the Biden administration announced its so-called 30×30 plan, renamed the America the Beautiful proposal. The plan seeks to collaboratively work to conserve and restore the lands, waters, and wildlife that support and sustain the nation. The recommendation report outlines a locally-led and voluntary nationwide conservation goal to conserve 30% of U.S. lands and […]