The ruling doesn't stop drilling already underway in areas with sage grouse, but it could help protect the birds from future activity.
By Associated Press
The report did not say whether rates of assaults and threats were increasing.
By Matthew Brown, Associated Press
A Maryland World War I memorial in the form of a cross will remain on public land, after the Supreme Court overturned a lower court’s ruling, 7 to 2. What does the decision mean for hundreds of challenges pending in…
The 2020 Democratic presidential candidate has promised to restore public lands protections for two of Utah's high-profile national monuments if elected. It's a move that would not endear her to Utah's GOP establishment but could appeal to other voters across…
By Lindsay Whitehurst, Associated Press
President Trump is expected to sign a sweeping bipartisan lands bill into law this week, with broad implications for development of wilderness areas, state conservation funding and hunting and fishing on public lands. Judy Woodruff sits down with Lisa Desjardins…
By Matthew Daly, Associated Press
The major public lands bill revives a popular conservation program, adds 1.3 million acres of new wilderness, expands several national parks and creates four new national monuments.
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