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Jul 17, 2019
Court Partially Blocks Summer Grazing on Sensitive Oregon Public Lands

The lands contain important habitat for greater sage grouse and rare redband trout, which is degraded by grazing

Public Lands
#EndangeredSpeciesAct, #WildlandsForWildlife
Jul 5, 2019
Legal Action Taken to Save Critical Habitat of Endangered New Mexico Meadow Jumping Mice

The species is severely threatened by habitat destruction, and only a few isolated populations remain.

Public Lands, Wildlife
#EndangeredSpeciesAct, #WildlandsForWildlife
Jun 20, 2019
Wild places on Ochoco National Forest will remain wild

Forest Service drops appeal, old-growth forests and sensitive wildlife habitat remain protected from motorized use

Public Lands
#Rewilding, #WildlandsForWildlife
Jun 20, 2019
U.S. Forest Service Pulls Medicine Bow Landscape Analysis Vegetation Project

Forest Service would have been able to log 360,000 acres over the next 15 years

Public Lands
#Rewilding, #WildlandsForWildlife
Jun 4, 2019
Court Blocks Contested Oregon Grazing Permits

Sage grouse granted temporary reprieve

Public Lands, Wildlife
#PublicLandsInPublicHands, #SafeguardTheSagebrushSea
May 14, 2019
Massive New Mexico Logging Plan Threatens Iconic Owl Stronghold

Area home to highest density of Mexican spotted owls in the country

Public Lands
#WildlandsForWildlife
May 13, 2019
Lawsuit Targets Trump Administration Renewal of Oregon Ranchers’ Grazing Permit

Oregon ranchers set fires on federal lands

Public Lands
#PublicLandsInPublicHands
Apr 25, 2019
Sage-grouse groups recommend stronger protections for Wyoming state plan

Levels of protection offered in plan are incompatible with survival and recovery of sage-grouse

Public Lands, Wildlife
#SafeguardTheSagebrushSea
Apr 22, 2019
Court Order Sought to Stop Destruction of Sage-grouse Habitat in Seven States

Groups ask judge to block new plans that allow drilling, mining, other destructive activities

Public Lands, Wildlife
#SafeguardTheSagebrushSea
Apr 17, 2019
Nefarious Schemes to Privatize Public Lands Are Thriving Under Trump Administration

Federal agencies and Congress continue their efforts to privatize public lands, despite overwhelming public opposition and assurances to the contrary from President Trump and his administration

Public Lands
#PublicLandsInPublicHands