two weeks in the West

Thompson, Jonathan
June 2007
High Country News;6/25/2007, Vol. 39 Issue 12, p3
The article provides updates related to environmental protection in the U.S. James Caswell was appointed by President George W. Bush as the new head of the Bureau of Land Management. Sue Ellen Wooldridge was appointed assistant attorney general in charge of the environment and natural resources. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced that volunteer groups are permitted to clean up mines without any liabilities attached.


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