Bill would restrict monument designations

Bill would restrict monument designations

A skylight sunburst silhouettes a hiker in Indian Tunnel at Craters of the Moon National Monument and Preserve in this Aug. 19 photo. A bill has been introduced in the U.S. House that would greatly restrict presidential authority under the Antiquities Act. Critics of the bill say it would gut the Antiquities Act and prevent it from being used to protect natural wonders such as the Grand Canyon and Craters of the Moon. National Park Service / Jacob W. Frank

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