Items by Rick Bass

Why Montana shouldn’t hurry to hunt its recovering grizzlies
Why Montana shouldn’t hurry to hunt its recovering grizzlies
What’s the hurry? That’s how mistakes get made.
Why thru-hiking would be a disaster for the Yaak Valley
Why thru-hiking would be a disaster for the Yaak Valley
A long-distance trail would disrupt badly needed grizzly habitat.
Why the West can learn from East Africa
Why the West can learn from East Africa
Reflecting on wildlife conservation in Kenya and at home.
Make America sane again: Impeach Trump
Make America sane again: Impeach Trump
An argument for getting Donald Trump out of the White House.
A Western primer
A Western primer
Western writers offer a generous and inspired list of recommended reading for the president-elect, including a diverse collection of fiction and nonfiction.
We need a sensible approach to fight wildfires
Rick Bass supports a federal effort to fight wildfire that makes sense
A timber mill’s demise shakes everybody up
Environmentalists and timber workers can work together to create healthy local forests and economies, even in towns like Libby, Mont., where 300 people just lost their timber mill jobs
A former oilman says no to drilling in the Arctic
Writer and geologist Rick Bass calls on the Senate to save the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge from drilling, keeping this extraordinary refuge a true and untouched refuge.
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