Latest Inventoried roadless area Stories
Ad calls on administration to keep promise on national roadless rule WASHINGTON, April 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A week after the Obama administration issued a statement in support of a State of Colorado proposal to open areas within 4.4 million acres of roadless national forest to new coal mining and oil and gas development, more than 500 scientists from across the country are calling on the Obama administration to stand behind the national roadless rule, which would preclude this...
Ad asks for rainforest's protection under national roadless rule WASHINGTON, Oct.
WASHINGTON, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Jane Danowitz, director of the Pew Environment Group's U.S.
WASHINGTON, Aug. 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Jane Danowitz, director of the Pew Environment Group's U.S.
WASHINGTON, May 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Jane Danowitz, director of the Pew Environment Group's U.S.
Conservation groups say proposed rules for governing Colorado's eight national forests expose too much land to roads and development.
Roadless areas in the White Mountain National Forest are supposed to be absent of roads and full of trees. But the U.S. Forest Service has two roadless areas on the chopping block for new roads and clear cutting. The two projects in Jackson and Warren are home to 100-year-old trees and wildlife.
By Associated Press BOISE, Idaho -- The U.S. Forest Service is closer to finalizing a proposed rule for managing more than 9.3 million acres of roadless backcountry in Idaho.
By Bonnie Erbe Scripps Howard News Service The Bush administration is almost history. The environmentalists among us were on the verge of conjuring mental images of the administration heading off into the environmental netherworld.
- A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.