A federal court in San Francisco rules that timber grown
on Washington state lands can be exported.
A homeowner and an environmental group file a suit arguing
that jet-boats on the Rogue River violate the Wild and Scenic
The Bureau of Reclamation's drawdown of the Island Park
Reservoir hurts trout.
The National Parks and Conservation Association warns that
water pollution and depletion plague the country's national
The Belknap Reservation and the WILD Foundation host a
conference on indigenous living.
An Idaho school distributes pro-timber propaganda in the
form of the cartoon "Timbear'.
Navajo tribal chairman Peter MacDonald is sentenced to 14
years for his role in a riot that left two dead.
A judgment on tree-cutting in Toiyabe National Forest
lands rancher Wayne Hage in jail.
The New Mexico Game and Fish Department rules that science
must be "humane and appropriate' after a songbird strangling near
The AB Lateral hydropower project on Colorado's Gunnison
and Uncompahgre rivers is vetoed.
A study suggests that granting Hells Canyon national park
status would boost the local economy.
The Department of Energy wants to turn Hanford's nuclear
waste into glass logs.
A moratorium on heap-leaching is sought by the Washington
Wilderness Coalition and two other environmental groups.
Colo. Governor Romer orders a criminal investigation of
the Summitville mine disaster.