High Country News June 27, 1994
Montana Human Rights Network and attorney general's office fight against increasing influence and influx of radical right hate groups.
Skipped issue, Pun-ishing address change, Visitors, Transitions, Corrections, Summer interns.
Environmentalists are infuriated by U.S. Fish and Wildlife's statement it can't protect bull trout for lack of money.
Navajo and Hopi tribes may reach a compromise in battle over rights to desert lands.
Environmentalists and Apaches fight University of Arizona over site for Mount Graham telescope.
Endangered butterfly poachers caught and face trial in October.
Colorado Division of Wildlife says new law won't provide adequate protection against cross-breeding between domesticated and wild elk herds.
Interior Secretary Bruce Babbitt's grazing reform compromise opposed by ranchers all over the West; but Babbitt, with some Congressional and gubernatorial support, may stand firm.
In Oregon, 500,000 acres of public grazing land in limbo after Department of Interior Board of Land Appeals overturns BLM decision to transfer permits to new MC Ranch owners.
Big Piney residents calm about Rainbow influx.
Wild animals on private propterty not owned by landowners, judge affirms.
Cattle rustling apparently on the increase, Wyoming State Livestock Board says.
Outdoor schools fight Canyonlands use-limits proposal.
Cougars identified as major factor in endangered caribou deaths.
Supreme Court ruling on water quantity nixes dams, but may help steelhead trout and salmon.
Blanding, Utah, government wants no bypass of their town in transporting of radioactive uranium tailings by Department of Energy.
Forest Service caves in to loggers protesting University of Washington study of old growth canopy.
Conservationists try to save old-growth redwood grove by having government take it for Maxxam's savings and loan debt.
Department of Energy says measurement of radiation to workers was faulty.
Distrust from past betrayals makes Utes stall Utah on Central Utah Project.
Charles Bowden tracks wild sheep in the desert heat. Excerpted from Gary Paul Nabhan's anthology, Counting Sheep.
Montana organizes to fight influx of hate groups.