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  • Removing four dams is worth some compromise

    Removing four dams is worth some compromise

    It's not perfect, but the settlement that removes four dams in Oregon and California's Klamath River Basin is the right thing to do.

  • More grousing

    More grousing

    The federal government says sage grouse deserve protection, but delays listing the birds under the Endangered Species Act.

  • Audio: High Country Views, episode 2

    Audio: High Country Views, episode 2

    Jonathan Thompson and Cally Carswell talk sage grouse and states' rights.

  • Prodigal Dogs

    Prodigal Dogs

    Evidence suggests that wolves may have returned to Colorado, and they are here to stay.

  • When some ranchers use poison -- just like the old days

    When some ranchers use poison -- just like the old days

    Some ranchers in western Kansas are using a deadly biocide called Rozol to kill endangered species like the black-footed ferret.

  • The messy mix of energy and sage grouse

    The messy mix of energy and sage grouse

    No one knows how wind energy will impact sage grouse. But many greens aren't ready to take any chances.

  • The hunt is on

    The hunt is on

    Despite protests, wolf hunts go forward in Idaho and Montana.

  • Salmon Salvation

    Salmon Salvation

    Obama’s new political order, backed by the legal acumen of Judge James Redden, may help the Northwest’s salmon survive and end the era of the Lower Snake River dams.

  • While you were voting …

    While you were voting …

    While the nation is distracted by the election, the Bush administration races ahead with environmental policy changes.

  • Video: Still howling wolf

    Video: Still howling wolf

    The passionate and complicated feelings people have about living with wolves in the Northern Rockies.

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