August 2, 2004
A conservation movement is stirring on the Great Plains, but local farmers are stuck with a harsh reality: It still pays to plow up virgin prairie. The Forest Service plans to rein in cross-country travel by off-road vehicles, but enforcing new rules may prove next to impossible.
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