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Ironwood National Monument Supporters Rally
The Interior Department is still considering reducing the size of a number of national monuments.
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke earlier this month recommended no changes to Grand Canyon-Parashant National Monument, but a few others in Arizona are still under consideration, including Ironwood Forest National Monument, where my next guest attended a recent rally.
Brandon Loomis covers the environment for The Arizona Republic and azcentral.com.