Wildlife

Skiing and snowmobiling are as natural as the weather
Skiing and snowmobiling are as natural as the weather
With human impacts felt everywhere, we need a new environmental ethic.
Why a wildlife biologist became a social justice advocate
Why a wildlife biologist became a social justice advocate
Sergio Avila, known prominently for his jaguar research, shifted his focus to equity in the outdoors.
What threatens the black-footed ferret?
What threatens the black-footed ferret?
Biologists are trying to understand why the species continues to disappear in the West.
Wolves get green light
Wolves to be reintroduced into Yellowstone National Park as experiment.
A forester thrives in the belly of the beast
Len Lankford manages private Colorado forests for sustainable yield.
Babbitt backs plans to kill predators
Bureau of Land Management tries to outmaneuver opponents of predator control.
Wilderness developer accused of fraud
Tom Chapman hoped to force Forest Service into swapping for his West Elks Wilderness land, former Chapman business associate says.
A guide to the players
A guide to federal agencies involved in salmon issues.
Salmon: the Clinton-Babbitt train wreck
Agencies will try to find a way around new salmon ruling.
The salmon win one
Ruling calls for major reevaluation of Columbia and Snake river dams.
Trees are more than logs
Growing Sustainable Forest Enterprises, An Intermountain Idea Fair, will show how communities can take better advantage of logging.
Clearcut
Clearcut: The Tragedy of Industrial Forestry reviewed.
Silent swans in Yellowstone
Population of trumpeter swans in Yellowstone National Park down due to competition from other birds.
Jackalopes in Japan
Wyoming jackalopes cause confusion overseas.
Salmon fishing banned
Ocean waters off Washington, Oregon and California coasts off limits for salmon fishing.
Saving trees to save bears
Forest Service proposes new guidelines for protecting grizzly bear habitat in Targhee National Forest.
Court strikes at Endangered Species Act
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service won't change policy of protecting habitat despite court ruling.
An open letter to Andy Kerr in rural Oregon
Oregon writer muses on how Andy Kerr will fit into his new community.
Noisy wildlife refuges
Military overflights affect refuge animals, study shows.
Tree poaching on the rise
High lumber prices lead to increased timber theft.
North Dakota may get a wilderness
North Dakota Gov. Ed Schafer endorses portions of Sierra Club plan to establish wilderness.
Timber companies export logs - and jobs - to Asia
Superior, Montana, fights to close loopholes that allow log exports.
Reclaiming high places
High Altitude Revegetation workshop planned.
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