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    Sea lions slated for killing

    Northwest legislators want sea lions killed to protect steelhead.

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    Babbitt backs plans to kill predators

    Bureau of Land Management tries to outmaneuver opponents of predator control.

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    Bats need a home

    Legislation to seal abandoned mines threatens bat habitat.

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    Wolves get green light

    Wolves to be reintroduced into Yellowstone National Park as experiment.

  • News

    Wilderness developer accused of fraud

    Tom Chapman hoped to force Forest Service into swapping for his West Elks Wilderness land, former Chapman business associate says.

  • Related Stories

    A guide to the players

    A guide to federal agencies involved in salmon issues.

  • Feature

    The salmon win one: Judge tells agencies to obey the law

    Ruling calls for major reevaluation of Columbia and Snake river dams.

  • Opinion

    An open letter to Andy Kerr in rural Oregon

    Oregon writer muses on how Andy Kerr will fit into his new community.

  • Book Reviews

    Trees are more than logs

    Growing Sustainable Forest Enterprises, An Intermountain Idea Fair, will show how communities can take better advantage of logging.

  • Book Reviews


    Clearcut: The Tragedy of Industrial Forestry reviewed.

  • News

    Silent swans in Yellowstone

    Population of trumpeter swans in Yellowstone National Park down due to competition from other birds.

  • News

    Jackalopes in Japan

    Wyoming jackalopes cause confusion overseas.

  • News

    Salmon fishing banned

    Ocean waters off Washington, Oregon and California coasts off limits for salmon fishing.

  • News

    Saving trees to save bears

    Forest Service proposes new guidelines for protecting grizzly bear habitat in Targhee National Forest.

  • News

    Court strikes at Endangered Species Act

    U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service won't change policy of protecting habitat despite court ruling.

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