Visit Albuquerque for RangeNet?s conference, Envisioning Wild Landscapes: Momentum for Change, on Nov. 11-13. The conference will include discussions concerning grazing issues on Forest Service and Bureau of Land Management lands; keynote speakers are U.S. Reps. Ra?l Grijalva, D-N.M., and Christopher Shays, R-Conn., who recently introduced the Voluntary Grazing Buyout Act in Congress.
Billy Stern with Forest Guardians: [email protected]
505 988-9126 ext: 151

The annual Headwaters Conference will be held from Nov. 5-7 at Western State College of Colorado in Gunnison. This year?s theme is "The Second Great Ethic: Toward Worldviews That Civilize Humans in Relation to Nature." Speakers include Dr. Holmes Roston III, Ed Marston, Aaron Abeyta, Dolores LaChapelle and Art Goodtimes.

Sharpen your spurs ? and your tongue ? and head to Elko, Nev., for the 21st National Cowboy Poetry Gathering on Jan. 20-29, 2005. Sponsored by the Western Folklife Center, the gathering will feature poetry, dance lessons, horse training and ranch-cooking workshops.
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