- Trump nominates a Department of Interior chief, with more complex view of public lands than might be assumed.
- Obama Administration establishes refuge from oil and gas in Bearing Straight, with system for increased Native oversight and management.
- Denver takes advantage of previously unused water rights on the Fraser River, to mixed local reaction.
- Differences in federal and state procedures has led to a disagreement over the true risk of fracking in Wyoming.
- Shoshone National Forest will add about 35 miles of new mountain bike trails.
Climate Change News
- Measuring the dwindling snows of Colorado, for four decades...
- Unprecedented physical changes in the Arctic have battered the state.
- Seasonal and temporary workers struggled through a late start to ski season; Aspen Skiing Co is feeding them.
- Can the health care industry provide a good model for how companies can “go green?”