President Trump's Executive Order on Energy Could Open Coast to Drilling, Mining - Part 1

Jul 21, 2017

Doghole Port: Duncan's Landing at Sonoma Coast State Park.
Credit NOAA/Google Earth

Time is growing short to make your voice heard on the president's Executive Order to review and possibly shrink the National Marine Sanctuaries off the coast of Northern California, and elsewhere around the state and nation. The sanctuaries were expanded by President Obama in 2015 after extensive public input and hearings. In the first of two stories, Steve Mencher describes what the protections mean and what's at stake now.