After being denied by federal regulators last years, backers of the liquefied natural gas project are starting again.
Hunting and fishing groups are standing shoulder to shoulder with environmentalists to fight back against what they see as threats to public lands.
Environment | Land use | local | Climate change | NewsAP | March 12, 2017 12:24 p.m. | Boise
A conservation group has created maps identifying key landscapes in three Western states most likely to sustain native species amid climate change and is distributing money to protect private lands in those areas through use-limiting easements or outright purchases.
Politics | Environment | Land use | local | NewsOPB | Feb. 25, 2017 3:49 p.m. | Portland
The newly elected Oregon Secretary of State Dennis Richardson gave his first political speech to a Republican group since taking office — and he targeted Democratic Gov. Kate Brown.
Politics | Environment | Land use | NewsOPB | Feb. 16, 2017 3:15 p.m. | Salem, Oregon
The bill would create a task force that would study the feasibility and cost of pursuing such transfers. Conservation groups oppose it.
Environment | Land use | local | NewsOPB | Feb. 14, 2017 3:10 p.m. | Portland
A group of counties that gets revenue from logging lands within the Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument boundaries is suing the federal government.
A jury in Las Vegas heard competing narratives Thursday about six men accused of illegally wielding weapons to block a federal roundup of cattle near Cliven Bundy's Nevada ranch in April 2014.
The trial of six men accused of participating in an armed standoff with federal agents in 2014 in Bunkerville, Nevada, starts Thursday — refocusing attention on land rights in the West.
Jury selection has begun in federal court in Nevada for trial of the first six defendants accused of taking up arms against federal agents herding cattle off public land near cattleman Cliven Bundy's ranch in April 2014.