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Getting to know your Watershed Pt. 2

Digging up the data on the Iowa Watershed Approach

Before putting together a comprehensive watershed plan, a watershed community has to know the current state of their watershed. 538 more words

The Center

Editorial: Build the footbridge over the Deschutes River

The bill that would have killed the Bend Park & Recreation District’s plans for a footbridge over the Des­chutes River just south of Bend died a deserved death in the Legislature. 26 more words

Oregon Legislature

Interior Secretary Calls For Quicker Oil And Gas Permits

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — President Donald Trump’s efforts to increase U.S. energy production got a boost Thursday from Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke, who pledged to streamline permitting for oil and gas drilling and hold more frequent sales of drilling rights on federal lands. 428 more words


Judge Denies Request For Restraining Order In Rocky Flats Case

DENVER (CBS4) – A judge has denied a request by environmental groups for a temporary restraining order to keep Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge closed until more evidence proves the area is safe. 197 more words


Rocky Flats Plan To Hit A Roadblock Due To Lawsuit

DENVER (CBS4) – With the potential for wide public access just a year away, several activist groups are suing to keep Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge… 250 more words


Group Sues To Keep Rocky Flats Closed To Public Until Proven Safe

By Jeff Todd

JEFFERSON COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) – With the potential for wide public access just a year away, several activist groups are suing to keep… 507 more words


USDA’s agreement to kill Oregon wolves ruled lawful

An agreement by USDA’s Wildlife Services to kill wolves as directed by Oregon wildlife officials does not violate federal environmental law.

The USDA’s agreement to kill wolves on behalf of Oregon wildlife regulators isn’t a “major federal action” warranting environmental review, according to a federal judge.

Source: Capital Press

Capital Press