This plan will result in new wilderness areas, river and wildlife protections in many sensitive areas of the county, and land exchanges to remove school trust lands from areas highlighted for conservation.
A National Park Service ranger recently reported that a chunk had been taken out of a bone belonging to a sauropod--the iconic suborder of long-necked dinosaurs--on the well-trafficked Fossil Discovery Trail, pr
Utah's magnificent red rock canyon country was defended in federal court in early November when a judge struck down significant parts of a Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Resource Management Plan, on the grounds that the plan violated federal environmental and historic protection laws.
The Wilderness Society today applauded the U.S. House for passing the Hill Creek Cultural Preservation and Energy Development Act. The legislation is expected to be voted on in the U.S. Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee tomorrow.