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.
The Rio Grande is labeled the most endangered river by the
environmental group American Rivers.