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Litigation and Increased Planning’s Impact on Our Nation’s Overgrown, Fire-Prone National Forests

 Between 1989 and 2008, 1,125 lawsuits were filed against the Forest Service.  Many more have been filed since then … There is no doubt that litigation has had a profound impact on the Forest Service and subsequently the management and … Continue reading

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Counties use a ‘coordination’ clause to fight the feds

…but policy experts say that the coordination movement has a distinctly anti-federal government flavor — a Sagebrush Rebellion in bureaucratic clothing, with links to state efforts to take over federal lands. Ou rah! At least they throw us a bone … Continue reading

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Congress considers treating wildfire like other natural disasters

 The proposal to use emergency funding faces a key obstacle: Sen. Murkowski. I like High Country News because it is always good for a laugh. Also, it gives me an opportunity to expose the unintended consequences of government miss-management. Typical … Continue reading

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BLM To Re-educate Native Americans On How To Live With Nature; Mitigate Climate Change

How on earth could we ever hope to get along in this world without the elite to tell us what to do? (Sarcasm in case you didn’t notice.) — jtl, 419 by Ben Bullard  via Personal Liberty Digest Native Americans, … Continue reading

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Ranchers fight back over grazing eviction

Sometimes it seems as though things are getting worse by the minute. We absolutely MUST get this kind of nonsense stopped. — jtl, 419 by Mike Bush / Mountain View Telegraph Three months ago, the U.S. Forest Service abruptly ordered … Continue reading

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