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Pine Creek Lake. Photo by Walker Stole

The Lower Yellowstone River Coalition is working to secure the future of public lands along the Lower Yellowstone (photo by Noah Marion)

The group is working to improve public access and support public lands and habitat along 175 miles of eastern Montana's Lower Yellowstone River. 

White Cliffs of the Upper Missouri River Breaks (photo by Linda Fiordiliso)

Following a lawsuit filed by Montana’s Governor Steve Bullock, William Perry Pendley was out as acting director of the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) when a federal court ruling found that he had illegally served 424 days in that role. The arsonist is no longer in charge of the fire department.

The Blackfoot Clearwater Stewardship Act took an important step forward this week (photo courtesy of EcoFlight)

On Wednesday, Sept. 16, the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee held a hearing on the Blackfoot Clearwater Stewardship Act (BCSA), an early but important step toward the bill becoming law.

The West Pioneer Wilderness Study Area is one of the areas addressed in the EQC's final report (photo by Kevin League)

On September 9, the Montana State Legislature’s Environmental Quality Council released SJ20: The Fate of Wilderness Study Areas, its final report on Montana’s Forest Service WSAs.

Looking over autumn larch towards the Swan Range in the Flathead National Forest (photo by Hannah Ettema)

The current administration continues to try to advance its industry-friendly agenda by dramatically increasing oil and gas drilling on our public lands.

Aerial view of Sweetgrass Canyon, part of the Crazies land exchange proposal (photo courtesy of EcoFlight)

Consolidating land in the Crazies is a necessity if we ever want to legislatively protect these mountains in the future.