two weeks in the West

Snow, Tony
March 2007
High Country News;3/5/2007, Vol. 39 Issue 4, p3
The article offers news briefs from the U.S. Washington Governor Christine Gregoire has proposed a law to cut the greenhouse gas emissions of the state by more than 50 percent by 2050. The commissions of McKinley and Cibola counties, New Mexico have passed resolutions supporting uranium mining in their areas. It is noted that the Northern Rockies Ecosystem Act is getting support in the U.S. House of Representative for adding two new units of the national parks system.


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