User: flenvcenter Topic: Land-Independent
Category: Land Management :: Recreation :: Non-Motorized Recreation
Last updated: Sep 28 2020 21:30 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Once a boom town, now a ghost town. Always a hometown. 28.9.2020 High Country News Most Recent
Over generations, the Soto family has lived through cycles of mining booms and the broken promises that come with them.
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The ‘wreckreation’ in our wild places 8.9.2020 Writers on the Range
Too many people and too much poop.
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‘It’s still my history, even when I choose not to know it.’ 4.9.2020 High Country News Most Recent
For as long as America has interned children, it’s chosen to look away.
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‘Somebody has to keep people on their toes’ 1.9.2020 High Country News Most Recent
High Country News’ unlikely and remarkable origin story.
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New bill would permanently protect 130,000 acres of Montana’s Badger-Two Medicine 5.8.2020 High Country News Most Recent
President Trump proved monument designations can be easy to remove; a new piece of legislation seeks to change that.
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California’s incarcerated firefighters face dangerous work, low pay and COVID-19 15.7.2020 High Country News Most Recent
More than a thousand of the crucial wildfire fighting crews have been placed in quarantine after possible exposure to coronavirus.
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How can we protect silence? 13.7.2020 High Country News Most Recent
As more people push into once-remote areas, truly quiet spots are increasingly scarce.
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‘What choice do we have?’ 1.7.2020 High Country News Most Recent
As the Arctic warms, the Inupiat adapt.
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This coastal Louisiana tribe is using generations of resilience to handle the pandemic 1.7.2020 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
This coastal Louisiana tribe is using generations of resilience to handle the pandemic Barry Yeoman Wed, 07/01/2020 - 00:15 When the COVID-19 outbreak first reached Louisiana and residents were  ordered  to stay at home, Marie Marlene V. Foret tapped into some skills she learned seven decades ago. Foret chairs the tribal council of the  Grand Caillou/Dulac Band  of Biloxi-Chitimacha-Choctaw, which has lived along the bayous south of Houma, Louisiana for generations. When Foret was a child in the 1940s and ’50s, her family packed up every fall and moved to a trapping camp at the edge of the Gulf of Mexico. Her father caught mink, otter and muskrat, which he sold to traders for their pelts. During trapping season, the family lived in a wood-frame house, insulated with newspaper and illuminated with coal-oil lamps. They ate what they grew and hunted: garden vegetables; ducks; and the coots French-speaking Louisianans call pouldeau. Self-isolation was the norm. "We stayed weeks and weeks and weeks without ...
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How do you fight wildfire during a pandemic? 15.5.2020 High Country News Most Recent
Keeping first responders socially distant, and evacuating communities safely, would be a challenge.
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Can alternative living encampments help with the homelessness crisis? 7.5.2020 High Country News Most Recent
Advocates fear they’re a stopgap solution that could become permanent.
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Coming home to nature 4.5.2020 High Country News Most Recent
There’s a stereotype that Black Americans don’t explore the outdoors. Historically, that hasn’t been the case.
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Hunting and fishing provide food security in the time of COVID-19 29.4.2020 High Country News Most Recent
But virus fears and travel restrictions could impact big game season in the fall.
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Border wall construction brings crowds, and COVID-19 anxiety, into Arizona towns 21.4.2020 High Country News Most Recent
Hundreds of workers are passing through the rural border communities, where medical services are already strained.
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Uranium mining threatens our home, the Grand Canyon 14.4.2020 High Country News Most Recent
Since time immemorial, the Havasupai have lived inside the natural wonder. We face yet another peril.
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Meet the outfitters welcoming Grand Canyon rafters to a COVID-19 reality 9.4.2020 High Country News Most Recent
“A harsh ending to a pretty wonderful experience.”
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How do you stay at home when you’ve chosen a life on the road? 7.4.2020 High Country News Most Recent
Those who live nomadically face new pressures under coronavirus.
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After the Camp Fire, Paradise is still home 6.4.2020 High Country News Most Recent
How our connection to place will shape the future of the West.
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As COVID-19 spreads, how do you ethically get outdoors? 25.3.2020 High Country News Most Recent
Sheltering responsibly doesn’t mean you have to stay inside.
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Wild winter retreat stories from our readers 25.3.2020 High Country News Most Recent
From the Sierra Nevadas to the desert of Wyoming, HCN readers find adventure.
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