Public Lands, Private Profits: Boom or Bust

Andrew Satter, Jessica Goad, Christy Goldfuss | 2012 | 6 min.

2013 Official Selection

The Center for American Progress, in partnership with the Sierra Club, undertook a series of video mini-documentaries that revealed three places held in the public trust threatened by pending proposals to mine and drill in or around them. In Part Two, we look at a fight brewing in a small Utah town over the expansion of a nearby coal mine and its effects on majestic Bryce Canyon National Park.