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Pine Creek Lake. Photo by Walker Stole

Buffalo Lakes in the Badger-Two Medicine (photo by Gene Sentz)

We stand by our tribal partners when they say that they will see the last of the Badger-Two Medicine leases retired.

Off-highway vehicles cross the Middle Fork of the Judith River (photo by Tom Kotynski) 

After decades of vehicle use, the once-thriving fishery of the Middle Fork of the Judith has been severely degraded.

Bull elk square off at Slippery Ann Elk Viewing Area at the Charles M. Russell National Wildlife Refuge (photo by John Lee)

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 Terry Badlands, one of the BLM lands at risk with the appointment of Pendley (photo by Kelly Wicks)

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.

Paddling through the Blackfoot Clearwater (Zack Porter)

Read all about renewed hope for new wilderness in the Blackfoot Clearwater and two bad BLM management plans.

Buffalo Lakes in the Badger-Two Medicine (photo by Gene Sentz)

Last week, he reintroduced the Blackfoot Clearwater Stewardship Act. This week, Sen. Tester introduced a Senate resolution calling on Interior Secretary David Bernhardt to uphold the Interior Department’s commitment to the Blackfeet Nation and defend its cancellation of oil and gas leases in the Badger-Two Medicine.