Here Are The National Monuments At Risk Under Donald Trump

"This should never have happened." —President Donald Trump

On Wednesday, President Donald Trump signed an executive order asking the Department of the Interior to review all national monuments established since January 1996 — specifically those that are 100,000 acres or larger in size. In a statement following the order's signing, Trump described the action as focused on curbing the abuse of federal power and returning control to the American people.

Here are the national monuments that fall within the review criteria:

Bears Ears National Monument in Utah

Mojave Trails National Monument in California

Marianas Trench Marine National Monument in the Mariana Archipelago

Sand to Snow National Monument in California

Basin and Range National Monument in Nevada

Pacific Remote Islands Marine National Monument in the Central Pacific Ocean

Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks National Monument in New Mexico

Berryessa Snow Mountain National Monument in California

Sonoran Desert National Monument in Arizona

Gold Butte National Monument in Nevada

Rose Atoll Marine National Monument in the South Pacific Ocean

Giant Sequoia National Monument in California

Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument in the Pacific Ocean and Northwestern Hawaiian Islands

Grand Canyon-Parashant National Monument in Arizona

Carrizo Plain National Monument in California

Vermilion Cliffs National Monument in Arizona

Santa Rosa and San Jacinto Mountains National Monument in California

Upper Missouri River Breaks National Monument in Montana

Ironwood Forest National Monument in Arizona

San Gabriel Mountains National Monument in California

Canyons of the Ancients National Monument in Colorado

Northeast Canyons and Seamounts Marine National Monument off the Coast of New England

Rio Grande del Norte National Monument in New Mexico

Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument in Utah

Hanford Reach National Monument in Washington