The owners of a 1938 mining claim in the Uncompaghre
wilderness plan to start digging for gold.
by Morgan Heim,
May 31, 2007
The developing countries of Asia will drive future fossil fuel production in the West.
by Robert Jackman,
Jul 24, 2011
A new bill would end 130 years of public land giveaways
and reform one of the West's most antiquated -- and harmful --
by Eve Rickert,
May 17, 2007
Infrastructure: A Field Guide to the Industrial
Landscape by Brian Hayes is a wonderfully conversational
explanation of everything one sees along the highway that
by Michelle Nijhuis,
Jan 23, 2006
If King Coal wants a boost, it should go after "Drill Baby Drill."
by Jonathan Thompson,
Nov 12, 2012
A hanging flume, attached to a canyon wall, captures the imagination of locals and heritage tourists alike.
by Jason Zasky,
Aug 05, 2013
Steve Williams, head of U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service,
tells Congress that money for critical habitat for endangered
species could be better spent elsewhere; National Security
Administration head asks Congress for more money for nuke bomb
site, and Rep.
by Laura Paskus,
Apr 12, 2004
Employees at a Kennecott copper mine outside Salt Lake City knew an April 10 landslide was coming
by Marshall Swearingen,
May 13, 2013
Energy and mining companies are paying the salaries of
workers at Bureau of Land Management offices around the
by Tony Barboza,
Aug 08, 2005
A Democratic family feud takes a surprising turn in Colorado.
by Joshua Zaffos,
Aug 12, 2014