Magazine
Can she save ecosystems?

February 7, 1994

New Fish and Wildlife Service Directory Mollie Beattie wants to restore agency's integrity and purpose.

Feature

Can she save ecosystems?
New Fish and Wildlife Service Directory Mollie Beattie wants to restore agency's integrity and purpose.
Northwest is asked to give up 18 dams
Oregon Natural Resources Council wants 18 dams destroyed to save Northwest's salmon.

Sidebar

Why care about a snail the size of pinhead?
Excerpt from Mollie Beattie speech to Natural Resources Council of America.
Agency ends cattle grazing at Idaho refuges
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service ends grazing at two wildlife refuges
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service: A chronology
Chronology from 1885 to 1993.
Recycling cans changes an industry
Recycling aluminum cans saves electricity and makes aluminum plants more marginal.
Damnable dams
A list of 18 dams Oregon Natural Resources Council would like to see eliminated.
Some dams self-destruct
Some dams will be easy to get rid of.

Book Reviews

Taking back Santa Fe
Take Back Santa Fe group wants to rein in runaway development.
Slip sliding away
International Erosion Control Association plans conference.
Agriculture in the round
Agricultural Outlook Forum set for Denver.
Idaho's unsettling sediment
Government study shows Idaho's Lake Coeur d'Alene contaminated by mining sediments.
Join the eagles
Klamath Basin Bald Eagle Conference planned.
Wanted: Wild poets
Poetry contest sponsored by Utah Wilderness Association.
Canyonlands backcountry plan
National Park Service wants to restrict camping.
Cow stomp and more
Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance to sponsor conference for anti-grazing activists.
Work for (a) change
Review of Making a Change: A Student Guide to Social Change Internships in the Northern Rockies.

Dear Friends

Dear friends
Board meeting in Boulder, visitors, correction about Comb Wash and Eddie Dutchie.

News

Idaho group takes over some public land
Jon Marvel of Idaho Watersheds Project outbids ranchers for grazing lease on state land.
Babbitt has a bad day in New Mexico
Bruce Babbitt tries to preach consensus to ranchers and environmentalists at star-crossed meeting.
Wyoming county tries to put itself on the map
Campbell County, Wyo., plans coyote shoot as tourist attraction.
Baca at the barricades
Jim Baca faces removal as BLM director.
Babbitt takes a fall
Bruce Babbitt considers expansion of road through national monument.
Can this mixed marriage work?
Bob Budd will manage Red Canyon Ranch for The Nature Conservancy.
Timber industry mounts an offense
Timber industry finances campaign against Option 9.
Texan fights out-of-state wastes
Save Sierra Blanca fights waste disposal from other states in Texas.
A battle for turf on a flat-top mountain
Forest Service seeks to limit all-terrain vehicle access to Colorado's Grand Mesa.
Judge tells wilderness outfitters to decamp the Frank
Forest Service bans outfitter camps in Idaho's Frank Church-River of No Return Wilderness.

Opinion

Grazing talks split both sides
Both environmentalists and ranchers doubt usefulness of consensus process.
Grazing: the shape of the future
Environmentalists and ranchers will have to learn to compromise.

Barb

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