Attilio Genasci has devoted himself to preserving land in
Sierra Valley, Calif., where he has lived and farmed for 96
by Jane Braxton Little,
Nov 28, 2005
Even the National Rifle Association came out in support of
a Tucson, Ariz., open-space saving bond, which passed in a
landslide despite complaints from critics that it was just
by Tony Davis,
Jun 07, 2004
We all become NIMBYs when development threatens our favorite landscapes – even conservative oilmen like Wyoming’s Diemer True.
by Paul Larmer,
Dec 15, 2009
EnCana Oil and Gas offers to pay for offsite mitigation in
Wyoming in exchange for intensive drilling rights in the Jonah
by Whitney Royster,
Aug 08, 2005
Annie Proulx talks about Wyoming's Red Desert along with photographs by Martin Stupich.
by Emma Brown and Martin Stupich,
Apr 06, 2009
The recession has afforded a unique opportunity for land trusts to protect more of the West’s private open land through direct acquisitions and, increasingly, conservation easements.
by Jon Christensen, Jenny Rempel and Judee Burr ,
Dec 13, 2011
The Friends of the Columbia Gorge, a small conservation
group based in Portland, Ore., has received a $4 million bequest
from Norman Yeon
by Michael Milstein,
Apr 18, 2005
Writer Annie Proulx takes an unsentimental view of Wyoming’s little-known and somewhat scarred Red Desert.
by Emma Brown,
Apr 06, 2009
The National Landscape Conservation System allows adventurous tourists to experience beautiful, remote landscapes far from the nearest souvenir store.
by Jodi Peterson,
Jun 15, 2009
California creates the Sierra Nevada Conservancy in order
to funnel state money toward buying and protecting land in the
by Lissa James,
Nov 08, 2004