Books

A new biography resurrects a Western conservation writer
A new biography resurrects a Western conservation writer
Bernard DeVoto’s work has fallen into obscurity, but the land remembers his legacy.
How to rebuild in a time of endless fire
How to rebuild in a time of endless fire
Okanogan County, Washington, had hardly recovered from the last devastating wildfire when the next one struck.
Honoring Blackfeet author James Welch: A Q&A with Lois Welch
Honoring Blackfeet author James Welch: A Q&A with Lois Welch
The former director of the University of Montana’s creative writing program reflects on life with her late husband and the upcoming James Welch Native Lit Festival.
Designing a new west
Conference in Estes Park, Colo., focuses on economic development, land-use planning and sustainability.
Denver vs. the Western Slope
Club 20 conference will explore rural Colorado's stormy relationship with the powers in Denver.
Bringing back the bogs
A conference to discuss the protection and restoration of Colorado riparian areas takes place in Boulder.
Anti-cow conclave
The Public Lands Network will host a conference titled "National Public Lands Grazing Abuse.'
Downsizing defense
The Department of Energy sets scoping meetings on downsizing its nuclear weapons complex.
American Ground Zero: The Secret Nuclear War
Book excerpts from 'American Ground Zero: The Secret Nuclear War' by Carole Gallagher.
American declared war on ... Utah
'American Ground Zero: The Secret Nuclear War' by Carole Gallagher shows the victims' side of nuclear testing.
Prairie birds take a nosedive
The Great Plains bird populations are declining.
Overlooking overgrazing
BLM employees submit a report charging their agency with rangeland degradation.
New role for land grants
A conference on the role of Land-Grant universities is sponsored by Utah State University.
Let the public through
An upcoming vote on a Salt Lake County ordinance could help ensure access to public lands.
Green directory
EcoNet publishes a directory of groups working on environment.
From flakes to chips
The Colorado Archaeological Society sponsors an archaeology conference.
Crockpot pork and dock
'Gathering and Cooking Wild Plants of the Great Plains' by Kay Young examines the world of wild edibles.
Cracking the WIPP
A watchdog group says WIPP fails to meet DOE safety standards.
Brazil of the north
Canada's Future Forest Alliance says Canada's forests are threatened by logging interests.
The American lion
'Cougar: The American Lion' by Kevin Hansen exposes the habits of the elusive predator.
Public lands of the future
The free market's role in ecosystem management will be be discussed at a conference Natural Resources Law Center in Boulder, Colo.
Moving beyond stalemate
A report by the Northwest Policy center explores moving past the economy vs. the environment stalemate.
Indian law clinic
The Indian Law Clinic at the University of Colorado specializes in Native American Law.
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