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2/27/2017

In light of lawsuit, coalition defends Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument

ASHLAND, Ore. - Despite two lawsuits being filed by two Oregon timber companies against the expansion, the Soda Mountain Wilderness Council is defending the Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument....

2/22/2017

Environmental groups challenge new dairy discharge permit

YAKIMA, Wash. -- Neither environmentalists nor the dairy industry are satisfied with the final version of a proposed discharge permit for dairies and other concentrated animal feeding operations...

2/22/2017

Opinion Editorial: Methane rule good for environment, consumers

The oil and gas industry often reminds us that the New Mexico economy depends on a strong oil and gas industry, and that’s not wrong. New Mexico gets about a third of its state income from oil and...

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Press Releases

Press Releases

3/21/2017

Judge says timber sale in Crater Lake's back yard could harm wildlife, orders study (Press Release 3/21/17)

A U.S. District Court in Eugene has issued an order...

2/27/2017

Coalition Defends Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument (News Release 2/27/17)

Late last Friday, local and partner conservation groups intervened in two lawsuits to protect the Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument from challenges brought by timber...

2/23/2017

Idaho Settlement Ensures Notification for Wildlife Killing Contests on BLM Lands (News Release 2/23/17)

Cruel, Unethical Competitions Stopped for Last Two Years

Yesterday, the Federal District Court of Idaho approved a settlement agreement between six conservation groups and the Bureau of Land Management ensuring public...

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