High Country News September 06, 1993
Bald eagles are making a comeback after near extinction due to the pesticide DDT.
State biologists and bureaus are finding new ways to protect young eagles.
Native Americans as well as gun buffs and foreign groups are responsible for killing and selling bald eagles.
Los Alamos National Lab workers find radioactive waste in a church septic tank.
Wise Use Attorney Karen Budd wants to give land-owning hunters more rights in Wyoming.
Alexander Cockburn's article in "The Nation' harshly criticizes Clinton's forest plan and the Sierra Club for going along with it.
Vandals destroy three petroglyphs at Wupatki National Monument in Arizona.
A Forest Service management plan for a Native American ceremonial ground seems to be working.
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service game warden Joel Scrafford is saved from a transfer by the nomination of Mollie Beatty.
Jim Baca appoints an African American woman, Denise Meridith, as his second-in-command at the BLM.
A nationally known archer pleads guilty to killing protected elk in Yellowstone National Park.
Tourism is crowding Utah's parks.
A black bear kills a logger near Cotopaxi, Colorado.
The Forest Service says the former Mid-Continent coal mine site in Colorado could be difficult to reclaim.
The Mescalero tribe in New Mexico has applied for $2.8 million to study the effects of a possible nuclear waste repository on their reservation.
Ranchers protest the proposed grazing fee hike at a People For the West! rally in New Mexico.
'American Ground Zero: The Secret Nuclear War' by Carole Gallagher shows the victims' side of nuclear testing.
The Department of Energy sets scoping meetings on downsizing its nuclear weapons complex.
The Public Lands Network will host a conference titled "National Public Lands Grazing Abuse.'
A conference to discuss the protection and restoration of Colorado riparian areas takes place in Boulder.
Club 20 conference will explore rural Colorado's stormy relationship with the powers in Denver.
Conference in Estes Park, Colo., focuses on economic development, land-use planning and sustainability.
The Rocky Mountain Front Advisory Council publishes "HomeFront', a new newsletter about the frontrange of the Rockies.
Northwest Media and Environment conference is planned to help the media get a better understanding of the Northwest.
A conference on resort development features experts from Vail, Aspen, Whistler, Banff and Orlando.
David Brower and Denis Hayes will help the Montana Environmental Information Center celebrate its 20th anniversary.
The Thorne Ecological Institute and Environmental Protection Agency host a conference on wetlands management.
Book excerpts from "American Ground Zero: The Secret Nuclear War' by Carole Gallagher.