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How Trump is shaping the future of America's public lands

Clip: 08/21/2019 | 8m 17s

The Trump administration is responsible for the largest reduction of federally protected land in U.S. history, according to a recent study by the journal Science. And in the wide expanses of the American West, Trump's encouragement of industry and development has conservation advocates concerned for the future of public lands intended for varied use. Jeffrey Brown reports from central Montana.

Aired: 08/21/19

Rating: NR

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