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  • Opinion

    The Forest Service sells out

    In Colorado, Tom Chapman trades West Elk Wilderness inholding for land near Telluride, bilking the Forest Service of millions of dollars.

  • Essays

    A forester thrives in the belly of the beast

    Len Lankford manages private Colorado forests for sustainable yield.

  • Book Reviews

    Charisma counts

    Survey shows federal recovery money goes to well-known, favored species.

  • News

    Wildlife advocates stand firm

    Idaho Fish and Game goes against Gov. Cecil Andrus' wish and opposes Owyhee Canyon bombing range.

  • News

    Recovery plan bearly there

    U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's Grizzly Bear Recovery Plan will fail, groups say in lawsuit.

  • News

    Sea lions slated for killing

    Northwest legislators want sea lions killed to protect steelhead.

  • News

    Babbitt backs plans to kill predators

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

  • News

    Bats need a home

    Legislation to seal abandoned mines threatens bat habitat.

  • News

    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.

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