On Colorado’s Front Range, companies can extract oil and gas from private land — without homeowners’ permission.
Interior Department clears former Yosemite superintendent of discrimination — and reports evidence for sexual harassment at Yellowstone.
After a record low two years ago, this season’s substantial Sierra snowpack highlights the variability of winter weather in the West.
A major federal court decision acknowledges that tribes have priority rights to groundwater — and could limit how much other users can take.
A leader for the BLM, disappearances on public lands and bison’s origin story: HCN staff’s reading recommendations.