Zinke confirms earlier hint that Missouri Breaks NMon to remain unchanged

No official announcement yet, but there will be no changes the Upper Missouri River Breaks National Monument, U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke said during the weekend.

Zinke, speaking with The Gazette on Saturday, confirmed his late June commitment to leaving the 774-square-mile national monument as is. The central Montana monument near Landusky is one of 27 monuments established during the previous 20 years by presidents using the Antiquities Act. President Donald Trump ordered the monuments reviewed in May.

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