TITLE

Two weeks in the West

PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
High Country News;9/4/2006, Vol. 38 Issue 16, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers news briefs. U.S. Department of Interior Secretary Dirk Kempthorne has started his nationwide tour on cooperative conservation at a meeting in Spokane, Washington. The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals has turned down Forest Service rules that prevented public comment on some projects. B. Lynn Winmill has ordered the Bureau of Land Management to listen to the call of the Western Watersheds Projects and other environment groups to check its new grazing regulations.
ACCESSION #
22559665

 

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