The Washington Post: 62 Billion Tons of Coal Lies in the Kaiparowits Plateau. Trump Unprotected That Land!

Congressman Bishop, with a straight face says, “The idea that we’re going to give these over to oil and gas companies is a false narrative,” True Congressman, it is the Coal companies you are going to give this sacred land over to

U.S. Geological Survey estimates that 62 billion tons of coal lies in the Kaiparowits Plateau, an area that WAS within Grand Staircase-Escalante. Trump took the coal sites (many of which contain the greatest fossils) area OUT of protection. Read the Washington Post story https://www.washingtonpost.com/graphics/2017/national/utah-monuments/?utm_term=.2b2615195e49