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Steve Snyder on Rethinking recreation in grizzly country

Red Lodge | Mar 20, 2012 07:25 AM
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NOte to Hal: In Canada, the restrictions are designed for the bears' good as well as people's good, at least theoretically. Grouping people, rather than [...]

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Hal Herring on Rethinking recreation in grizzly country

Red Lodge | Mar 20, 2012 07:25 AM
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Excellent story, and evocative and strong writing by someone who has been there. But I disagree wholeheartedly with the conclusion. The Parks already have too [...]

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Steve Snyder on Rethinking recreation in grizzly country

Red Lodge | Mar 20, 2012 07:25 AM
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Having hiked backcountry in Banff, I agree with the Parks Canada approach. That said, the fine was "only" $2,000 when I was there, back in [...]

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Rethinking recreation in grizzly country

Red Lodge | Mar 20, 2012 07:25 AM
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Last year's deaths and changing ecological factors point to a need for a new approach to hiker safety

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New Keystone XL route could still threaten Ogallala aquifer

insideclimatenews | Mar 19, 2012 06:00 AM
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While proposal avoids sandhills, pipeline will still cross shallow groundwater areas

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Ken Zimny on "Sportsmen" stab Theodore Roosevelt in the back

Ben Long | Mar 14, 2012 06:00 AM
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Ryan, Just want to say what a pleasure it was for me to help shoot Arizona HB2072 to hell where it belonged. I am a [...]

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Robert Wood on "Sportsmen" stab Theodore Roosevelt in the back

Ben Long | Mar 14, 2012 06:00 AM
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With all do respect Ben, I said "The biggest Threat to resident sportsman", not hunting in general. I agree with you on the threat to [...]

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Ben Long on "Sportsmen" stab Theodore Roosevelt in the back

Ben Long | Mar 14, 2012 06:00 AM
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This is getting sporty. Thanks Robert. For the record, though, I think the top three threats to hunting and fishing are (a) habitat destruction (2) [...]

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Robert Wood on "Sportsmen" stab Theodore Roosevelt in the back

Ben Long | Mar 14, 2012 06:00 AM
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Seriously, Ryan Benson, you do you know what a hypocrite is? Your claim that Ben long isn't for the public land sportsman makes you one. [...]

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Joe Perry on "Sportsmen" stab Theodore Roosevelt in the back

Ben Long | Mar 14, 2012 06:00 AM
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Contrary to some of the claims made above, it is clear to Montana resident sportsmen that SFW/BGF certainly don't represent our best interests. Do you [...]

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