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  • The activist

    Sarah Seeds, in her own words, describes her conversion from political businesswoman to committed full-time activist.

  • The innkeeper

    Jean Lycan, a restaurant-motel owner in Dixie, Idaho, in her own words, describes the community's resentment of the protesters.

  • The pole-sitter

    Scott Ward, a former seasonal Forest Service worker turned protestor, in his own words, describes his conversion.

  • Cove-Mallard: "I'm just trying to right what I feel is wrong'

    A reporter visits the Earth First! encampment near Dixie, Idaho, where protesters have been practicing civil disobedience for five years in an attempt to save the old growth of the controversial Cove-Mallard timber sales.

  • Nuclear waste deal challenged

    Idaho State Sen. Clint Stennett accuses Gov. Phil Batt of abusing executive power by signing a nuclear waste deal with the federal government.

  • A full-court press to save ecosystems

    Jasper Carlton, head of the Biodiversity Legal Foundation in Boulder, Colo., was "guerilla lawyering" to protect threatened species in court.

  • Unranchers get competitive

    Environmentalists try to lease state lands that usually are given to ranchers.

  • Our hot legacy

    The Department of Energy publishes a book, Closing the Circle on the Splitting of the Atom, about the problems of nuclear waste disposal.

  • Soft energy may shred Wyoming raptors

    A planned Kenetech wind turbine site in Wyoming may endanger the raptors that hunt and migrate in the area.

  • Agency kills wolf by mistake

    The Animal Damage Control program accidentally kills one of Idaho's newly reintroduced wolves in a coyote trap.

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