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Optimism reigns

March 16, 1973

The miracle may be happening. Reaction to our decision to cease publication was so swift and decisive that now, barring unforeseen circumstances, High Country News appears to be saved.

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Optimism reigns
Optimism reigns
The miracle may be happening. Reaction to our decision to cease publication was so swift and decisive that now, barring unforeseen circumstances, High Country News appears to be saved.

News

The politics of legislating
The author observes the debate and vote on Wyoming's House Bill 22A, which would regulate reclamation and other aspects of strip mining. Part two in a two-part series.
Peregrines are in danger
Before the extensive and indiscriminate use of the pesticide DDT starting in 1946, the peregrine falcon was one of the most prolific and widespread birds of prey in the U.S.; now it is a recent addition to the endangered species list.
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