High Country News March 07, 1994
New landfill regulations force counties to be more creative with their trash.
Water is main issue in fight over Hooper, Washington, megadump.
Western states facing similar landfill crises.
Bureau of Land Management changes open-arms policy for landfills.
Review of two books on trash - The Garbage Primer: A Handbook for Citizens and Rubbish! The Archaeology of Garbage.
No place is safe from nature-loving Baby Boomers, essayist says.
Commuting over McClure Pass, ad rates going up, Diane Sylvain art show.
Jan and David Zimmerman lead fight to reduce consumption of gold.
Politicians raise timber sale goals for political reasons, Idaho governor says.
Jim Baca hopes to become New Mexico governor.
Trespassing charge is latest chapter in the Andy Kerr log-house controversy.
Proposed Great Buffalo Herd Monument won't be built on Wyoming Bureau of Land Management Land.
The Nature Conservancy creates Tallgrass Prairie Preserve where Park Service failed.
Sen. Larry Craig organizes wise-use rally in Idaho.
Montana program rescues black bear cubs of slain mothers.
Ballot initiative would require that new mines be started only by companies with clean records.
Greener Pastures Institute reports increased inquiries about moving to rural West.
Crested Butte, Colorado, rancher says development is pushing him out.
Aluminum company owner offers environmental groups money to file suits against commercial fishing.
Mid-Continent Resources wants to develop land to help pay for mine cleanup.
New plan for managing Northwest forests not much different than old.
Wanderings of an Environmental Journalist In Alaska and the American West. Essays by Philip Fradkin reviewed.
Forcing the Spring by Robert Gottlieb looks at devleopment of natural and human environmental movements.
High Altitude Revegetation workshop planned.
Computer bulletin board service focuses on rural West.
Booklet Protecting Our Water Resources aims to reduce Truckee River pollution.
The New Mexico Home Solar, A Source Book by Ingrid Kelley reviewed.
Rivers at the Crossroads: Law, Science, Politics and People symposium planned.
Government study says nuclear cleanup workers' health and safety neglected.
Water, Wet & Wild: Flowing into the 21st Century symposium planned.
Colorado's Roxborough state park threatened by development.
Management plan for Yellowstone National Park released.
Waste from french fry production pollutes wells with nitrates, report says.
Unused fire lookouts in forests open to vacationers.
Charting the Environmental Journalism Frontier conference planned.
Missile test flights to White Sands, N.M., could have significant land-use impacts, draft EIS shows.
The 1994 Public Interest Science Conference planned.