Tag: William Perry Pendley

  • BHA Reacts to Administration Decision to Keep Anti-Public Lands Activist Pendley as BLM Director

    BHA calls for intensified review of William Pendley’s credentials via a formal nomination process MISSOULA, Mont. – Following an order by Interior Secretary David Bernhardt extending once again the temporary appointment of anti-public lands activist William Perry Pendley as head of the Bureau of Land Management, Backcountry Hunters & Anglers president and CEO Land Tawney reignited a […]

  • Public Lands Critic William Pendley to Remain BLM Head

    Interior Secretary David Bernhardt extends Pendley’s appointment to 2020 WASHINGTON – Reacting to an administration decision to extend the appointment of William Perry Pendley, a noted public lands critic, as acting head of the Bureau of Land Management, Backcountry Hunters & Anglers President and CEO Land Tawney offered the following response: “As hunting season enters full swing, […]

  • New BLM Leader Is Advocate for Sale of Public Lands

    William Perry Pendley, an outspoken proponent of selling off public lands and waters, has been appointed BLM policy head, charting management of 245 million acres WASHINGTON – Backcountry Hunters & Anglers bluntly criticized an administration decision to elevate a well-known advocate of the sale of public lands to the top policy position at the Bureau […]