Items by Tay Wiles
What ongoing legal battles tell us about protections for religious freedoms and government consultation with tribes.
Familiar questions around roads, heritage and water rights resurface as Nevadans make sense of their new monument.
Protesters from afar didn’t just take a stand in North Dakota — they brought the movement back home.
Obama’s efforts to help small-scale ranchers competing against Big Ag were blocked and ultimately fell short.
Protesters react to the decision to halt construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline near the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation.
Bears Ears isn’t the only local effort to get Obama to designate protections before he leaves office.
A Nevada county commissioner says the Republican nominee was receptive to the idea of forcing the feds to turn over public lands.
Background on the Standing Rock Sioux pipeline protests and how social media and climate activism raised their profile.
A federal felony complaint reveals that the feds are continuing to investigate extremism on public lands.
Dozens of high-profile former federal employees sign a letter urging Congress to address Sagebrush Insurgency threats.
Whether grazing on public land is a ‘right’ or a ‘privilege’ is one of the region’s most contentious issues. Here’s why.