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Money in search of an idea

June 10, 1983

The Energy Security Act of 1980 gave the U.S. Synthetic Fuels Corporation a mandate to produce millions of barrels of oil and gas from the nation's oil shale, coal and tar sands, but the effort hasn't gone much beyond the laboratory bench.

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Money in search of an idea
The Energy Security Act of 1980 gave the U.S. Synthetic Fuels Corporation a mandate to produce millions of barrels of oil and gas from the nation's oil shale, coal and tar sands, but the effort hasn't gone much beyond the laboratory bench.
Round 1080 in an old, old feud
President Reagan's lifting of the 1972 executive order banning 1080 and other poisons on public land raises old questions about predator control.

Perspective

Idealists need not apply
Montana environmentalists waited to see how Governor Schwinden's administration might deal with the state's Department of Natural Resources and Conservation. They have now waited and seen, and their patience is growing thin.
Greater Yellowstone Coalition formed
About 50 environmentalists from Wyoming, Montana and Idaho met in Jackson Hole as the founding convention for a the new Greater Yellowstone Coalition.
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