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Arizona State Militia Formed, Sovereignty on the Ballot, Will Gov. Brewer Sign Bill for State Takeover of Federal Lands?

Jeff Biggers | Posted 07.04.2012 | Politics
Jeff Biggers

The key point in Arizona's new bill underscores the state's intent to sell public land to private enterprise and elude federal environmental protections guaranteed by the Clean Water Act, the Clean Air Act and other regulations.

Western Counties Plot Challenge To Salazar's 'Wild Lands' Policy

The New York Times | PHIL TAYLOR | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Utah and Wyoming counties are considering a legal challenge to an Interior Department policy ordering field personnel to inventory roadless lands and ...

Wyoming Threatens To Sell Prime Grand Teton Land

AP | MEAD GRUVER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

MOOSE, Wyo. — For Sale: Two square miles of Grand Teton National Park. Majestic views of the Teton Range. Prime location for luxury resort, hom...

Agriculture Secretary Puts The Brakes On New Roads In National Forests

AP | JEFF BARNARD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

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Guerrilla Gardening: Giving New Life To Neglected Land (PHOTOS, VIDEOS)

Huffington Post | Gazelle Emami | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Guerrilla gardening is the practice of reclaiming abandoned land (which the gardeners do not own) and "bombing" it with plants, fruits and vegetables....

America's Best Idea

Carl Pope | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Carl Pope

How cool is it to be watching a special one-hour excerpt from Ken Burns's 12-hour PBS special on the National Parks in the White House screening room with President Obama?

Parks for Preventive Health Care?

Will Rogers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Will Rogers

The health benefits of parks are well established, especially when parks are easily accessible and well-maintained.