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Dispatch, Ground Truth

GOP Lawmaker Withdraws Bill to Transfer Federal Land

Utah Representative Jason Chaffetz announced last night that he will withdraw a bill that called for transferring more than 3 million acres of federal land … [read more]

Dispatch, Ground Truth

Judge Rebukes Forest Service for Allowing Helicopters in Wilderness

A federal judge has delivered a stinging rebuke to the Forest Service, ruling the agency violated the Wilderness Act by sanctioning the use of helicopters … [read more]

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Study: Efforts to Control Tree-Killing Beetles Largely Ineffective

November 7, 2016 — When General George Armstrong Custer crossed the Black Hills in the summer of 1874, he noticed large swaths of dead forests. … [read more]