Do you care about Colorado’s Roan Plateau? The BLM has released its amended draft management plan for the area — which would allow gas drilling on the edge of the plateau but delay drilling on top for approximately 20 years — and is collecting public comment until March 4.

The Wilderness Medical Institute will hold a Wilderness First Aid class at the Yellowstone Association Institute’s Lamar campus, Jan. 15-16.

The Electric Utilities Environmental Conf erence 2005 will focus on Air Quality, Global Climate Change, and Renewable Energy. The conference will take place Jan. 24-26 in Tucson, Ariz.