Western states have an advantage over the rest of the country because of their wealth of protected public lands, according to a new recent economic study released by Headwaters Economics.The report, “West is Best: How Public Lan
Our National Conservation Lands were designated specifically to conserve, protect and restore some of the most outstanding landscapes in the country. With the added guidance provided by new manuals, the BLM is well on its way toward meeting these goals.
Early this week, the House of Representatives will be voting on a package to open up our public lands to oil and gas drilling. The act, entitled the Domestic Jobs and Energy Act (DEJA) really is déjà vu - just another bill that contains massive giveaways to Big Oil.