A destructive legacy: Trump bids for final hack at environmental protections

Administration finishing off regulatory moves to lock in drilling, loosen wildlife protections and roll back pollution standards

Donald Trump is using the dying embers of his US presidency to hastily push through a procession of environmental protection rollbacks that critics claim will cement his legacy as an unusually destructive force against the natural world.

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Source: The Guardian
A destructive legacy: Trump bids for final hack at environmental protections