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Colorado, maverick of the inland Western states

March 24, 1978

Colorado's congressional delegation has the best environmental voting record of any state in the Northern Rockies. Only on the issue of water has Colorado recently voted as a typical inland Western delegation.

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Colorado, maverick of the inland Western states
Colorado's congressional delegation has the best environmental voting record of any state in the Northern Rockies. Only on the issue of water has Colorado recently voted as a typical inland Western delegation.
Carter considers land agency shuffle
Like many presidents before him, President Jimmy Carter is interested in reorganizing the agencies that manage public land; the shuffle could involve moving the U.S. Forest Service to the Interior Department.

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The U.S. Forest Service has issued policy guidelines for access and drilling on oil leases in roadless lands identified by the second Roadless Area Review and Evaluation (RARE II). The policy guidelines will be particularly important for national forests that lie over the Overthrust Belt.
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