A Dangerous Idea Resurrected
Montana State Senator Jennifer Fielder testifies in Congress promoting a public lands transfer bill
Were the bill to move forward, it would threaten the very existence of our public lands and our access to them.
It has not yet been introduced, but, according to Sen. Fielder, it has a number of interested potential sponsors in Congress.
One Down, One More to Go
One of the two remaining leases in the Badger-Two Medicine was permanently retired today
We stand by our tribal partners when they say that they will see the last of the Badger-Two Medicine leases retired.
Stuck in the Mud on the Middle Fork of the Judith River
While the Forest Service drags its feet, a former blue-ribbon fishery continues to deteriorate
After decades of vehicle use, the once-thriving fishery of the Middle Fork of the Judith has been severely degraded.
Overriding Public Input
Sec. Bernhardt allows motorized bikes on non-motorized trails in national parks, wildlife refuges, and on BLM lands
The National Park Service, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, and the BLM have historically required that motorized use on public lands be limited to roads, trails, and areas explicitly designated as allowing motorized use. Not anymore.
The Once Unthinkable Becomes Reality at the BLM
William Perry Pendley, an outspoken advocate for selling off our public lands, takes the reins at the Bureau of Land Management
It was once unthinkable that an outspoken advocate for selling off our public lands would someday become the chief of the largest public land management agency in the country.
Read all about renewed hope for new wilderness in the Blackfoot Clearwater and two bad BLM management plans.