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The 90-foot sentinel of Butte, Montana
The 90-foot sentinel of Butte, Montana
What does a statue dedicated to mothers reveal about women’s rights?
‘Gold in the hills, but not for us’
‘Gold in the hills, but not for us’
Scenes from California’s backyard petroculture.
Glen Canyon revealed
Glen Canyon revealed
What comes next for Lake Powell?
Sheep v. Sheep
Bighorn sheep and longtime sheep ranchers face off in Hells Canyon, where a legal battle over public-lands grazing could cause ripples across the West.
The Killing Fields
The first bison hunt in 15 years was supposed to offer hope for a reasonable solution to Yellowstone’s ‘buffalo problem,’ but a lifelong hunter who watched it says the senseless slaughter continues.
Grizzly war
Wildlife biologists, environmentalists and Western politicians are engaged in a fierce debate over whether two decades of protection have so restored Yellowstone's grizzly population that the animal ought to be removed from the endangered species list.
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