Tag Archives: US Forest Service

Hispanic ranchers dealt blow in lengthy battle over grazing

A group of Hispanic ranchers has been dealt a blow in their years-long feud with the federal government over grazing rights on land in New Mexico that has been used by their families for centuries.  So you think you have … Continue reading

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Burn, Baby Burn!

Speaking on the gross mismanagement of the Dixie National Forest that has resulted in the current Brian Head Fire, Representative Noel will forever be enshrined with the creation of the term “rock-lickers” which is so appropriate and accurate that it … Continue reading

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Message to new president on our dying forests

Specifically, the intention of the Forest Reserves was “to improve and protect the forest within the reservation…securing favorable conditions of water flows, and to furnish a continuous supply of timber for the use and necessities of citizens of the United … Continue reading

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Update: To Protect a Mouse, Forest Service Cuts Off Water Access in New Mexico

by  Joe Wolverton, II, J.D. via the New American Although it hasn’t reached Bundy levels of attention, leaders of a rural southern New Mexico county are bravely pushing back against a federal land grab of their own. In Otero County, New Mexico, … Continue reading

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Cattle Blocked from Water by Feds in New Mexico

Commentary by Greg Henderson and Friends at Grazing the Net. Feds Block Cattle From Water: Has anybody bothered to tell the feds there’s a drought in progress? Apparently they don’t know in New Mexico. The U.S. Forest Service has locked … Continue reading

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FEDS SEIZE FAMILY’S RANCH

Well, the BLM doesn’t have an exclusive monopoly on Federal Land Grabbing. Here is the proof–never ever trust any sumbitch from the government. — jtl, 419 Property owners fight government ‘land grab’ by Henry Lamb via WND When Kit Laney answered … Continue reading

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Action on grazing possible

by Mike Bush / Mountain View Telegraph Recent actions and a flurry of communications among those involved in the dispute over grazing leases in the Cibola National Forest could be a signal that some kind of agreement or compromise is … Continue reading

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The failed policies of our federally managed lands has created a tinderbox across the west

From: The American Lands Council Welcome to the middle of summer, with BBQs, campouts, and unfortunately, record-breaking forest fires. As we have repeatedly stressed, the failed policies of our federally managed lands has created a tinderbox across the west.  For … Continue reading

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