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High Country News April 17, 1981

Tax forecloses inheritance dream


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Tax forecloses inheritance dream

Inheritance taxes negate the rise in farmland value and consume some farms that would otherwise pass on to the farmers' heirs, prompting efforts to reform tax laws.

Oil shale risks shared by nation's water users, taxpayers

In part two of a two-part series, a geologist from Colorado examines the future of oil shale in the Rocky Mountain region, exploring the water, reclamation and technological questions that must be resolved.


Earth First! says it's time to be tough

Editor Dan Whipple examines and critiques the roots and new tactics of the radical environmental group Earth First!

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