They seek to find the difference between current payments by the federal government and the actual taxable value of the land.
Democrats plan to launch their own investigations into Zinke in January, when they take the majority in the House.
The Bureau of Land Management is making it easier to produce oil and gas on federal acreage. In sout
California is requesting emergency aid from the Trump administration.
Estimates of the cougar population in Oregon vary widely, and an accurate answer could shed more light on whether or not the big cats are being overhunted
Animal rights groups have criticized the procedure, calling it inhumane.
The fire erupted Thursday near the northwest corner of the city of Los Angeles as the region’s notorious Santa Ana winds gusted.
The entire town of Paradise was ordered evacuate, setting off a desperate exodus.
The California Highway Patrol closed Highway 70 near the fire and urged motorists to avoid the area.
Pacific Gas and Electric Company is notifying customers in nine Northern California counties it may turn off power starting Thursday to reduce the risk of a wildfire amid hot and windy weather
Peak winds are expected Thursday night, with the potential for gusts up to 50 mph in valleys and coasts.
Charging documents say timber poachers were caught cutting 18 trees on Washington forest land off the Mountain Loop Highway
Four small earthquakes a few minutes apart shook farmland and wilderness in northern San Benito County, east of Monterey Bay
Zinke has come under scrutiny for his travel practices and other actions as secretary.