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U.S. Forest Service Seeks Comments on Over-Snow Vehicle Proposal

Jun 24, 2014
The U.S. Forest Service has published a Federal Register Notice seeking public comment on a proposal that would help standardize…

Solar storm headed toward Earth may disrupt power

By Associated Press
Mar 07, 2012
An impressive solar flare is heading toward Earth and could disrupt power grids, GPS and airplane flights. Forecasters…

US to unveil new forest rules

By Associated Press
Jan 26, 2012
The Obama administration says new rules to manage nearly 200 million acres of national forests will protect watersheds…

EPA tries to put to rest 'myth' of farm dust rules

By Associated Press
Oct 18, 2011
The EPA is trying to put to rest what it calls a "myth" that it is going to crack down on farm dust. In letters to two…

Advocates challenge wolf law

By Associated Press
Jul 27, 2011
Wildlife advocates went to federal court Tuesday to challenge a move by Congress that stripped endangered species status…

Judge rejects gov't bid to delay sage grouse suit

By Associated Press
Jul 01, 2011
A federal judge in Idaho has rejected the government's attempts to delay a lawsuit seeking protections for imperiled sage…