Yellowstone Falls - Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone - Yellowstone National Park, Montana (MT).

Lessons from Yellowstone

The past 2 weeks I read The Yellowstone Story (Vols 1, 2). I also read the daily news: conservation and environmental stories in particular. When I line up the Yellowstone Story next to the current public lands crisis (e.g., rescinding National Monument status of public lands), I find a remarkable parallel in the story lines. The…

Owyhee Wild and Scenic River

Alert: Possible Fees for Use of All Public Lands

If the house passes bill HR5204, use of ANY public lands for recreation will no longer be free. This is an outrage, especially to those of us who have been planning an active retirement enjoying BLM and National Forest Service lands. I won’t repeat all the details because you can click here for the background…