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Gold Butte National Monument

Mon, Feb 27, 2017 (2:48 p.m.)

In December 2016, President Barack Obama designated the Gold Butte region as a national monument. The declaration placed 300,000 acres of land under the protection of the Bureau of Land Management.

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