protecting more land and water than any President in history — more than 265 million acres
A National Monument for Women’s Equality
The Obama White House
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A significant fraction of this total comes from one change — expanding the Pacific Remote Islands Marine National Monument. Counting only land designations under the Antiquities Act, Obama ranks third with 4 million acres, behind Bill Clinton with 5.7 million acres and Jimmy Carter with 57 million acres, primarily in Alaska. More here: http://www.eenews.net/stories/1060032445

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