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A CMH Heli-Skiing helicopter rests during a lunch break. MUST CREDIT: Photo for The Washington Post by Rachel Walker
Montana Superfund Cleanup
This Dec. 13, 2016 shows the former Anaconda smelter smokestack behind sculptures of miners at the Anaconda Smelter Stack State Park viewing area in Anaconda, Mont. Residents in the nearby community of Opportunity are suing for the right to clean the toxic metals left by the smelter from their yards and claim federal environmental officials and the smelter's owner have botched a 34-year cleanup. (AP Photo/Matt Volz)
Chile License Plates
This undated image provided by the New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum shows one of three conceptual rendering of the proposal chile pepper license plate for New Mexico. With red and green chile saturating nearly every facet of life in New Mexico, a legislative panel on Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017, put its support behind a measure that calls for the creation of a special license plate adorned with the hot peppers. (Rafael Torres/New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum via AP)
Arctic Refuge
undated aerial photo provided by U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service shows a herd of caribou on the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in northeast Alaska. Petroleum drilling in Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge was not a consideration under President Barack Obama but it's getting renewed attention under the new administration. (U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service via AP)
National Monument Maine
FILE - In this Aug. 4, 2015, file photo, the Wassataquoik Stream flows through Township 3, Range 8, Maine, on land owned by environmentalist Roxanne Quimby, the founder of Burts Bees. Maine Gov. Paul LePage has asked Republican President Donald Trump to undo Democratic former President Barack Obama’s designation of a national monument and give back the land that was donated for it. Burt’s Bees co-founder Roxanne Quimby’s foundation last August donated 87,000 acres to the federal government for the Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument in Maine's North Woods. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty, File)
Airport Security
FILE - In this Jan. 6, 2010 file photo, a TSA employee being trained in behavioral pattern recognition watches passengers in line at a security checkpoint at Logan International Airport in Boston. Two planes departing Boston on Sept. 11, 2001, were hijacked and crashed into the World Trade Center in New York. A breach that allowed 11 people to walk through an unattended security checkpoint lane at New York's JFK International Airport Monday, Feb. 20, 2017 has some questioning how it could happen after the battery of security measures put in place after the Sept. 11 terror attacks. (AP Photo/Josh Reynolds, File)