The owners of a 1938 mining claim in the Uncompaghre
wilderness plan to start digging for gold.
by Morgan Heim,
May 31, 2007
Pilots object to a proposed wilderness management plan
that would require user fees and permits on flights to airstrips in
Idaho's Frank Church-River of No Return Wilderness.
by Stephen Stuebner,
Jun 07, 1999
Hikers who bring their cell phones into the wilderness,
either for ease of rescue or instant access to the rest of the
world, are missing the point of wilderness.
by Christina Nealson,
Aug 17, 1998
A rock climber argues that the Forest Service's recent ban
on "permanent, fixed anchors" in wilderness areas is unreasonable,
unnecessary and unsafe.
by Armando Menocal,
Aug 17, 1998
Carl Alleman wants to develop his eight mining claims in
Oregon's Kalmiopsis Wilderness to create a resort he says will
cater to the handicapped.
by Sarah Dry,
Mar 31, 1997
The popularity of Seeley Lake, Mont., for snowmobilers
reveals a growing problem as the snowmobilers trespass with
increasing enthusiasm in nearby wilderness areas like the Mission
by Greg Hanscom,
Mar 03, 1997
Bruce Babbitt's announcement of a new BLM inventory of
southern Utah wilderness leads to a flurry of illegal road work,
since roaded land can't be classified as wilderness.
by Jim Woolf,
Sep 30, 1996
Forester Elizabeth Estill approves a controversial land
trade that gives Tom Chapman 107 acres near Telluride in exchange
for his 240-acre inholding in the West Elk Wilderness.
Nov 15, 1993
Developer Tom Chapman strikes a deal with the Forest
Service on a controversial land swap.
by Steve Hinchman,
Oct 18, 1993
Tom Chapman may cease construction of an exclusive
subdivision in Colorado's West Elk Wilderness.
May 17, 1993