A collection of High Country News articles concerning public policy and the environment.
This Washington insider’s ‘hidden hand’ has guided the environmental achievements of presidents for two decades.
Supreme Court decision is a setback to one of the biggest environmental actions of the Obama administration.
After years of confusion over which waters are protected by the EPA, Waters of the US rule is updated.
Candidate for Democratic nomination tells Republican presidential hopefuls to heed scientists on global warming.
Bill would allow recreation businesses to operate on federal land without paying staff $10.10 an hour.
District judge rules ESA has no say over species that don't have multi-state presence or economic impact.
Republicans say new rule would give the federal government too much authority over waterways and wetlands.
Issa Hamud, an engineer who was born in Somalia, helped Logan, Utah, create a successful recycling program.
- Dean Nyffeler on New data released on violent threats to federal employees
- John Crosse on The Los Angeles wetland wars
- John Worlock on The U.S.’s only rare-earth mine files for bankruptcy
- Andy Grosland on The pain thief of Spokane
- Andy Grosland on The U.S.’s only rare-earth mine files for bankruptcy