In Episode 16 of District of Conservation, Gabriella discusses the news of Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke’s tenure at DOI, his accomplishments, what led to him resigning, and who his successor could be. She also discussed the Modern Fish Act making waves in the Senate, awaiting reconciliation and the Endangered Salmon Predation Prevention Act.

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Zinke’s statement:

Zinke v. Pruitt comparison:

Zinke v Grijalva spat; New chair wanted to subpoena him

Modern Fish Act update – passage in the U.S. Senate :

Endangered Salmon Predation Prevention Act:


  • Gabriella Hoffman is a Media Strategist and Award-Winning Outdoor Writer. She hosts the "District of Conservation" podcast and CFACT's original YouTube series "Conservation Nation." Learn more about her work at