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The Wall Street Journal: Trump may get rid of these 24 national monuments

President Donald Trump signed an executive order Wednesday directing Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke to review some national monuments, some designations of which stretch back to the Clinton administration.

Although Bears Ears National Monument is mentioned by name, 23 other monuments also appear to qualify for review.

The Republican congressional delegation from Utah previously asked Mr. Trump to rescind the 1.4 million-acre Bears Ears monument. Former President Barack Obama made the declaration despite some locals’ concerns that traditional industries such as ranching and mining might be restricted on the land.

Each monument that qualifies for review must have been created or expanded upon on or after Jan.

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