Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources:
Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining

The 115th Congress began at noon on January 3, 2017. Committee assignments for the new Congress have not yet been made. The committee membership information below is as of the end of the 114th Congress, on January 3, 2017.
Chairman:
Sen. John Barrasso [R-WY]
Ranking Member:
Sen. Ron Wyden [D-OR]
Republicans:
11
Democrats:
8

The chairman is always selected from the majority party and the ranking member is the most senior member of the minority party. The majority party ensures it has a majority on every committee.

Chairman
John Barrasso
Wyoming
Republican
Ranking Member
Ron Wyden
Oregon
Democrat
Ex Officio
Maria Cantwell
Washington
Democrat
Ex Officio
Lisa Murkowski
Alaska
Republican
Lamar Alexander
Tennessee
Republican
Shelley Capito
West Virginia
Republican
Bill Cassidy
Louisiana
Republican
Steve Daines
Montana
Republican
Jeff Flake
Arizona
Republican
Alan “Al” Franken
Minnesota
Democrat
Cory Gardner
Colorado
Republican
Martin Heinrich
New Mexico
Democrat
Mazie Hirono
Hawaii
Democrat
John Hoeven
North Dakota
Republican
Mike Lee
Utah
Republican
Joe Manchin III
West Virginia
Democrat
James Risch
Idaho
Republican
Debbie Stabenow
Michigan
Democrat
Elizabeth Warren
Massachusetts
Democrat