two weeks in the West

F. J.; R. R.; L. P.; M. J.
December 2006
High Country News;12/11/2006, Vol. 38 Issue 23, p3
The article offers news briefs in the U.S. The Forest Service in Colorado has released draft policies making lynx management more consistent across national forests due to the increased killing of the cat. The U.S. Department of Energy recently finished the testing of the new larger containers for transporting nuclear waste to the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant in New Mexico. The controversy over Measure 37 allowing landowners to demand compensation from local governments in Oregon has escalated.


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