State management of federal environmental reviews would ignore the interests of millions of Americans and guarantee a flood of court battles.
Companies mining Powder River Basin coal prefer the status quo over new restrictions. For greens, the plan is a disappointment.
Teaser: Environmental groups urge the Interior Department to heed the threat of climate change when finalizing a new plan for almost 800,000 acres in Wyoming.
Finding a balance between industry and interior is just as a difficult as it looks.
Wolf management and sheep dip
In this Wyoming Capitol Outlook post (published on February 15, 2012) Geoff O’Gara of Wyoming PBS writes about the confusing and complex attempts at crafting a wolf management policy:
Wolves are pretty smart animals, but …