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INTERIOR: Nominee pledges to broaden access to parks, refuges

May 13, 2021 - Environment & Energy Daily

Longtime Everglades restoration advocate and manager Shannon Estenoz glided through her confirmation hearing yesterday to serve as assistant Interior secretary for fish and wildlife and parks. Appearing with two EPA nominees before the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, Estenoz stressed her hands-on experience. "My father was a bridge builder, and as part of my work on Everglades restoration, I was proud to play a part in building new bridges across the Everglades," Estenoz said, "an...