High Country News December 26, 1994
Uncontrolled growth and the relocation of Intel Corporation to Albuquerque force the city to re-elvaluate its water policy.
Skipped issue, board meeting announcement, interns Ross Freeman and Anders Halverson.
Northwest Power Planning Council approves plan to draw down Snake River reservoirs to aid salmon migration.
Yellowstone's growing bison population provokes controversy over brucellosis when they stray past park's boundaries.
Notorious ruin pillager Earl Shumway is indicted for artifact theft in Utah.
The Forest Service is ordered to abandon the Long Draw timber sale in Colorado's Arapaho-Roosevelt National Forest.
Roads closed to protect grizzlies are easily used by ORVers in Idaho.
The Nature Conservancy buys Pete Widener ranch near Wyoming's Big Horn Mountains.
Colorado mountain goats craving salt raid campgrounds in search of hikers' urine.
Jerry and Pat Chouinard's plan to erect a 70-foot cross on a hillside provokes neighbors.
Forest Service plans to tear down a 63-year-old cabin some call a "historical, aesthetical and botanical treasure."
Forest Service Chief Jack Ward Thomas unveils plan to "reinvent" the agency over the next two years.
National and Montana Wildlife Federation members are banned from hunting on the Japanese-owned Selkirk Ranch because of the federation's stance on grazing reform.
Some planning experts blame "real estate community" for corrupting small towns.
Los Alamos officials quash plan to build peace park where first atomic bomb was built.
A proposed land-use plan for Montana's Flathead County faces violent opposition.
The Forest Service's Hells Canyon Overlook Project provokes charges that the canyon will be turned into a tourist trap.
The Forest Service proposes 330 projects to reduce the threat of fire and disease while also providing logs for timber.
Fourth annual West Coast ancient Forest Activists conference planned.
A summit on Smart Growth and Development will take place in Denver.
Six scientific groups report that the Eastside forests are in terrible shape.
Department of Interior extends its comment period on R.S. 2477.
A review of Edward Wilson's autobiography Naturalist.
A Department of Interior audit accuses BLM's law enforcement division of extravagance.
Ice fishing is an ideal winter sport for those who like to take it easy.
The communities of the West can be saved while the land is protected, too.
Experts give advice about what to do when land-use opposition gets ugly.