California increased its efforts Friday to keep the federal government from allowing oil and gas drilling on more than 1 million acres of public land, suing to block the Trump administration from issuing new permits in the central part of the state.
- KQED Science: California sues federal government over Central Valley drilling proposal
- Sacramento Bee: Trump administration opened California land to fracking. Now the state is suing
- Bakersfield Californian: California, again targeting Kern oil production, sues federal government over fracking review
- USA Today: California sues over Trump plan to open land to fracking