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.
Tester Goes to Bat for the Badger-Two Medicine, Again
For the second week in a row, our senior senator champions wild and storied lands on the Crown of the Continent
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.
Senator Tester Reintroduces the Blackfoot Clearwater Stewardship Act
Wilderness bill supported by 73 percent of Montanans is back in the running
Today. Sen. Jon Tester announced that he's reintroducing the Blackfoot Clearwater Stewardship Act, which would add nearly 80,000 acres to the Bob Marshall, Scapegoat, and Mission Mountains Wilderness Areas.
Another BLM Management Plan, Another Sell Out
BLM releases a draft plan for public lands in western Montana that again champions industry, discards conservation
In its preferred management alternative, the BLM would protect zero acres of land that have been identified as having wilderness characteristics.