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    Idaho Gov. Andrus takes on eight dams

    Idaho Governor Cecil Andrus sues federal agencies in an attempt to save endangered salmon on the Snake and Columbia rivers.

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    Down the tube

    The Idaho National Engineering Laboratory is developing a tube for young fish to help them swim through dams.

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    Victory for raptors

    President Clinton signs the Snake River Birds of Prey National Conservation Area into law.

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    Hunter finds Trouble and kills her

    Trouble, the grizzly that escaped from a wildlife refuge, is shot and killed by hunter Timothy O'Leary.

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    Battle for wilderness takes a break

    Earth First! and other environmental groups claim victory after preventing logging and slowing Forest Service road building efforts in the Cove-Mallard timber sale area.

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    Agency leans toward a controversial land trade

    Developer Tom Chapman strikes a deal with the Forest Service on a controversial land swap.

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    New policy for old growth

    The Forest Service screening of sales of old-growth timber east of the Cascades draws protest from loggers.

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    Lovesick and lost

    An elk wanders into a canal and is rescued by state game officials.

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    Colorado old growth saved

    The Forest Service spares a stand of Colorado old-growth slated for cutting after pleas from environmentalists.

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    Wolves start a family in eastern Montana

    A family of wolves settles near Augusta, Mont., as the wolf re-introduction debate rages in Yellowstone.

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    Restarting the Hart

    The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service wants to remove all livestock from an antelope refuge in order to conduct an ecosystem management restoration program.

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    Ailing Ecosystems

    Former government biologist, Mark Shaffer, proposes the Endangered Species Act be extended to include entire ecosystems called lifelands.

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    Wolf killed in Montana

    A wolf is shot illegally in Montana.

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    Snarls dominate lightly attended wolf hearings

    Protesters at hearings throughout Wyoming demonstrate against wolf reintroduction in Yellowstone.

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    Baptism of fire

    Though the Yellowstone forest recovery is well under way, moose still suffer.

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