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Hiking near golden larch in the Sapphires Wilderness Study Area, one of the WSAs addressed in the EQC's draft report (photo by Zack Porter)

The EQC's draft report is another big step towards securing a collaborative place-based approach to determining the future of Montana's WSAs. 

The sun sets over the Scratchgravel Hills, where the BLM is attempting to allow motorized e-bikes on 40 miles of new non-motorized trails (photo by Robert Farrar)

The BLM plans to build 40 miles of non-motorized trails in the Scratchgravels — and to illegally allow motorized e-bikes on all of them. Here's what we can do about it. 

The Great American Outdoors Act will secures critical funding for public lands like Makoshika State Park (photo by Tracy McGiffin)

Montanans of many stripes are celebrating the signing of the Great American Outdoors Act, the final step in the long journey to secure full, dedicated funding for the Land and Water Conservation Fund.

The Musselshell River Break country, not protected in the final BLM plan for central Montana. (Photo by Tony Bynum)

No matter how much grandiose spin acting BLM director  Pendley has put on these plans, they are as much an affront to Montana’s outdoor values as Pendley’s views on public lands.   

75% of Montanans support the Blackfoot River Stewardship Act. It's time for Sen. Daines to ensure the bill gets a hearing in the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee. (photo of Blackfoot River by Erin Clark)

The Blackfoot Clearwater Stewardship Act would add almost 80,000 acres to the Bob Marshall, Scapegoat, and Mission Mountains Wilderness Areas and permanently protect the four most important tributaries of the Blackfoot.