Should the government encourage coal mining on public lands? | The Tylt
The Trump administration is encouraging more coal mining on lands owned by the federal government. Supporters say the government must take advantage of commercial opportunities on public lands and help the struggling American coal industry find more jobs. But environmentalists say the expansion of mining and drilling would devastate water supplies and ecosystems, and the Interior Department should not be allowed to sell off the American West to the oil and gas industry. What do you think? 🏭 🌄
Should the government encourage coal mining on public lands?
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