Wild lands by any other name

Jenkins, Matt
May 2011
High Country News;5/16/2011, Vol. 43 Issue 8, p5
The article focuses on the contradiction of the Western congressional representatives and governors to the task given to the federal Bureau of Land Management (BLM) in the U.S. Ken Salazar, the interior secretary of BLM, has ordered the BLM to identify and protect lands with wilderness characteristics. However, the Western congressional representatives and governors criticizes the capability of BLM to identify arid territory.


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