Moving beyond stalemate to meaningful reform in Utah.
by Sarah Gilman,
Feb 25, 2014
The plan failed to adequately protect archaeological sites or control off-road vehicles.
by Katie Mast,
Nov 25, 2013
Pioneering mountaineer Peter Metcalf built Black Diamond into a successful climbing-gear business when nobody thought it could be done. But his dream of turning the outdoor industry into a force for nature remains tantalizingly elusive.
by Greg Hanscom,
Jul 29, 2012
Ambitious schemes to build railroads and ports to ship Powder River Basin coal abroad will bring pollution and traffic to communities along the transport path, who are rising up in protest.
by Ray Ring,
Jul 24, 2012
Some Western legislators want to sell off our public lands -- an idea that is
not only impractical, but contrary to the desires of most Westerners.
by Jeff Welsch,
May 09, 2012
Two trends are almost as dangerous as the idea of directly
selling off the public lands: land transfers done in the name of
economic development, and the outsourcing of jobs in the federal
by John Freemuth,
Sep 18, 2006
A BLM report issued in late 2006 appears to show that less
land is available for energy exploration now than in 2003, but a
closer look shows that appearances are deceiving.
by Michelle Blank,
Feb 05, 2007
Retired BLM agent Lynell Schalk goes head-to-head with her
former bosses over protecting southern Utah’s priceless
archaeological sites from off-road vehicle traffic.
by Jen Jackson,
Mar 19, 2007
Her brush with homelessness gives Jane Goetze the background to offer some wry advice.
by Jane Goetze,
Dec 01, 2008
Hoping for a Western Interior secretary who practices the politics of collaboration.
by Daniel Kemmis,
Nov 26, 2008