two weeks in the West

Gilman, Sarah
August 2008
High Country News;8/18/2008, Vol. 40 Issue 15, p3
The article offers news briefs on various topics in the Western U.S. The proposal of the Johnson County in Wyoming to eliminate the easements in the Meadwood Ranch poses a threat on the conservation of private lands in the country. The Environmental Protection Agency received complaints on the air quality permit it provided to Desert Rock power plant in New Mexico. A firefighter working in the LeHardy wildfire in Yellowstone National Park received injuries after he was attacked by a bear.


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