Public lands need to be a focus in the weeks leading up to the UN Conference on Climate Change (COP21). The event is an annual meeting for all countries that want to take action on climate. This year’s conference, taking place Nov.
Today, the U.S. Forest Service and Bureau of Land Management released their final conservation plans for the vast sagebrush habitat in the American West, a rugged but fragile ecosystem home to some 350 wildlife species.
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) recently unveiled its Moab Master Leasing plan, which could guide energy development away from sensitive areas that are too wild to drill, including some of Utah’s most beloved landscapes like Arches and