At covered-wagon pace, travelers once kept Split Rock in sight for days. Now, most zip past in minutes on Highway 789/287, unless they have a camera, a sense of adventure and a lightshow to capture.
“H.R. 6939: Restoring Local Input and Access to Public Lands” would end wilderness study areas without a single public meeting or town hall discussion.
The only thing the Wyoming Public Lands Initiative seems to be achieving is uniting conservationists against it.
Diverse local stakeholder-driven solutions can solve land management disputes, but only if the U.S. Rep. stops undermining the process.
A BLM bid to overhaul its resource management planning process is meeting opposition from western states and counties, many of which will deliver their grievances Thursday at a hearing before a House Natural Resources panel.