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Grizzly deaths spur bear baiting challenge in Idaho, Wyoming

Today, wildlife advocates challenged in federal court a U.S. Forest Service policy granting states authority to allow black bear baiting in national forests, despite knowing that such practices have resulted in the deaths of threatened grizzly bears. Hunters have...

Crazy Mountains Photos

Crazy Mountains maps/trail photos 1925 National Forest Map showing numbered trails (in white) at focus of court case. Absaroka National Forest was later rolled into the Gallatin-Custer National Forest. Click for larger image. Original here. (Above Photo: Forest...

Greater Chaco region wins reprieve from fracking

A federal appeals court today held that the U.S. Department of Interior’s Bureau of Land Management (BLM) illegally approved oil and gas drilling and fracking in the Greater Chaco region of New Mexico, a landscape sacred to Tribes throughout the American Southwest and...

Oregon agency says “NO” to Jordan Cove LNG project

The Oregon Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) today delivered a potentially fatal blow to the Jordan Cove LNG project and the Pacific Connector fracked gas pipeline which has faced fierce opposition for more than a decade by a grassroots coalition of impacted...