Entity: Bureau of Land Management

News Roundup: Stephen Miller’s Extremist Network

December 13, 2019
Emails obtained by American Oversight provide a glimpse of how a senior adviser at ICE has worked with Miller to promote harsh anti-immigration policies.

FOIA to BLM Regarding Communications with Industry Lobbyists on Blowout Preventer Systems and Well Control Rule


December 12, 2019
FOIA to the Department of the Interior's Bureau of Land Management seeking email communications with industry lobbyists, including meetings on Blowout Preventer Systems and Well Control Rule.

FOIA to BLM Seeking Records Regarding the Communications and Activities of Acting Director Pendley

September 19, 2019
FOIA request to the Bureau of Land Management seeking records relating to communications between Acting Director Pendley and industry interests, as well as ethics determinations relating to Acting Director Pendley.

Lawsuit Seeks Records of Trump Family Influence over Minnesota Mining Project

June 25, 2019
American Oversight today sued for records related to the decision to renew the leases for a Chilean mining company headed by the family of Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner's landlord.

Complaint: American Oversight v. DOI and USDA – Twin Metals

June 25, 2019
Lawsuit filed by American Oversight against the Department of the Interior, the Bureau of Land Management, the Department of Agriculture, and the U.S. Forest Service seeking records related to the Twin Metals mining lease granted to Antofagasta in the Boundary Waters wilderness.

CBP, FWS, and BLM Records on Environmental Impact of Border Maintenance

October 31, 2018
Records from Customs and Border Protection, Fish and Wildlife Service, and Bureau of Land Management including communications and analyses related to the environmental impact of infrastructure maintenance and construction on border land.

FOIA to Bureau of Land Management Regarding the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

October 31, 2018
FOIA to Bureau of Land Management regarding a report from Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, which revealed findings about the reality of climate change seeking communications about this report.

FOIA to Interior/BLM Seeking Communications Regarding National Monuments

October 29, 2018
FOIA to Interior Bureau of Land Management seeking communications with Glacier Lake Resources regarding the decision to allow mining around national monuments. This FOIA was submitted in order to shed light on litigation related to Interior's decision to shrink national monuments.