User: flenvcenter Topic: Biodiversity-Regional
Category: Problems :: Deforestation
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When public lands become tribal lands again 16.8.2019 High Country News Most Recent
A story of fire, stolen lands, and how hard it is to get the U.S. to follow its own laws.
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When federal lands become tribal lands again 16.8.2019 High Country News Most Recent
A story of fire, stolen lands, and how hard it is to get the U.S. to follow it’s own laws.
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Colorado logging, controlled burning project advances 25.6.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
GRAND JUNCTION -- The U.S. Forest Service has given preliminary approval for a logging and controlled burning project that aims reduce wildfire risks and improve habitat in western Colorado.
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Job Corps cuts hurt communities, at-risk youth, disaster relief 19.6.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Trump administration efforts to privatize and close centers meets bipartisan pushback.
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On the Road to 50: Stitching the Northwest back together 10.6.2019 High Country News Most Recent
The past, present and future of the West, and HCN’s coverage of the region.
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Colorado wildlife officials warn residents as bears awake from winter slumber 17.4.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Colorado wildlife officials are warning residents to take precaution as bears begin to wake up from their winter slumber.
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Colorado residents challenge U.S. Forest Service logging project near Basalt 17.4.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
A group of residents are looking to stop a U.S. Forest Service logging project in west-central Colorado, claiming it would damage the environment and tourism.
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Critics of the Green New Deal rail against socialism. We’ve seen this before. 5.4.2019 High Country News Most Recent
In the 1930s, nationalizing forests was labeled ‘socialist.’
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Utah asks for exemption from Forest Service roadless rule 14.3.2019 High Country News Most Recent
For two decades, the rule has protected nearly four million acres in Utah.
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As shutdown ends, rural Washington considers life without feds 31.1.2019 High Country News Most Recent
‘We’re going down a road to bitterness.’
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Trump’s executive order will cut more forest trees; CU Boulder professor says “we can’t log our way out of the fire problem” 15.1.2019 Denver Post: All Political News
With a partial government shutdown looming, President Donald Trump quietly issued an executive order that expands logging on public land on the grounds that it will curb deadly wildfires.
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Colorado wildlife officials save bear cub whose feet were burned in 416 fire; blaze is 41,617 acres 29.6.2018 Denver Post: Local
Her feet severely burned and her mother nowhere in sight, firefighters rescued a bear cub injured in the 416 fire burning outside of Durango last week.
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Rainy weather halts growth of 416 wildfire near Durango 19.6.2018 Headlines: All Headlines
For the first time since it started June 1, the 416 fire did not increase in size Monday, authorities said.
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Weekend rains slow but don’t extinguish 416 fire north of Durango 18.6.2018 Denver Post: News: Local
Steady weekend rains in southwest Colorado kept the 416 fire from growing much, but the storm wasn't enough to knock it out.
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5 years after Black Forest fire, danger looms 16.6.2018 Headlines: All Headlines
When Frances Burke's children were young, one of them carved "I love Mom" into the hearth of her wood-burning fireplace.
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416 fire grows to 32,959 acres, containment rises to 18 percent 15.6.2018 Headlines: All Headlines
An ever-growing number of firefighters are battling the 416 fire north of Durango as it continues to scorch its way through the San Juan National Forest, authorities say.
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Save our national forests with a simple fire funding fix 9.3.2018 Denver Post: Opinion
Freeing up resources for better forest management should reduce fire suppression spending in the longrun.
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As threats to California’s giant redwoods grow, the key to their salvation might be in their complex genetic code 8.2.2018 Denver Post: Business
As California's climate changes to one of extremes and humans continue to harvest, the only coast redwoods on the planet are in peril. The challenge to preserving them is here, in forests like this one - and so, scientists believe, is the key to a solution.
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The protectors of British Columbia’s coast 7.2.2018 High Country News Most Recent
In the Great Bear Rainforest, Indigenous guardians enforce tribal and environmental laws.
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The protectors of British Columbia’s coastal rainforest 7.2.2018 High Country News Most Recent
On Calvert Island, Indigenous guardians enforce tribal and environmental laws.
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