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FRIDAY, NOV. 21, 2014


FRIDAY, NOV. 7, 2014

Texas brothers building fences in Montana

PUBLIC LANDS -- They've captured some spectacular hunting country near the Snowy Mountains. They arrive in their personal jets. They're used to getting what they want.  They're not a great ...

MONDAY, OCT. 27, 2014

MONDAY, OCT. 13, 2014


THURSDAY, OCT. 2, 2014

Plan ahead for free entry at federal, state lands

PUBLIC LANDS -- Federal land managers offer free entry to parks, forests, U.S. Bureau of Land management lands, refuges and other national interest lands where fees are charged on certain holidays scattered through the year. ...

MONDAY, SEPT. 29, 2014

THURSDAY, SEPT. 18, 2014

Plan ahead for free entry at federal, state lands

PUBLIC LANDS -- Federal land managers offer free entry to parks, forests, U.S. Bureau of Land management lands, refuges and other national interest lands where fees are charged on certain holidays scattered through the year. ...

THURSDAY, SEPT. 4, 2014

THURSDAY, AUG. 14, 2014

Plan ahead for free entry at federal, state lands

PUBLIC LANDS -- Federal land managers offer free entry to parks, forests, U.S. Bureau of Land management lands, refuges and other national interest lands where fees are charged on certain holidays scattered through the year. ...

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 13, 2014

BLM bans campfires on its Eastern Washington lands

PUBLIC LANDS --  Extreme fire danger has prompted the U.S. Bureau of Land Management to join Washington state agencies in prohibiting campfires in Eastern Washington, including in developed recreation areas. ...

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 18, 2014

50 years after Wilderness Act: still much to discover

PUBLIC LANDS -- Celebrating the 50th anniversary of The Wilderness Act of 1964 is full of eye-opening insights. QUIZ: The Pacific Crest Trail from the Mexico border through California, Oregon and Washington to ...

FRIDAY, JUNE 13, 2014

BLM gating Escure Ranch road to Towell Falls

PUBLIC LANDS -- Motor vehicles will be blocked from driving the Escure Ranch road to Towell Falls on Rock Creek south of Sprague starting today,  U.S. Bureau of Land Management officials say. ...

THURSDAY, JUNE 5, 2014

Plan ahead for free entry at federal, state lands

PUBLIC LANDS -- Federal land managers offer free entry to parks, forests, U.S. Bureau of Land management lands, refuges and other national interest lands where fees are charged on certain holidays scattered through the year. ...

TUESDAY, JUNE 3, 2014

Lake CdA’s Mica Bay Boater Park reopens

WATERSPORTS -- The Mica Bay Boater Park on Lake Coeur d’Alene has re-opened for the summer boating season, the U.S. Bureau of Land Management says.   The site had been closed to ...

WEDNESDAY, MAY 21, 2014

Exploding targets banned on national forests

SHOOTING -- Exploding targets are officially a no-no on national forests throughout the West. Citing public safety concerns and the potential for igniting wildfires, Northern Region Forester Faye Krueger has signed a ...

WEDNESDAY, MAY 14, 2014

ATV protesters leave ruts in public opinion

PUBLIC LANDS -- The recent Nevada ATV armed protest onto U.S. Bureau of Land Management lands closed to motor vehicle travel is a sham and a shame. It's no more worthy of public sympathy than ...

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 30, 2014

BLM seeks ban on geocaches in wilderness

PUBLIC LANDS -- The U.S. Bureau of Land Management is trying to get geocaches removed from wilderness and environmentally sensitive areas in Central Oregon. Geocaches are the containers at the ...

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 23, 2014

BLM seeks artist in residence for Idaho wilderness

WILDERNESS -- Here's a wild opportunity for professional artists looking for immersion in a canyonland wilderness landscape: The U.S. Bureau of Land Management in Idaho will host two week-long Artists-in-Residence, one for the Bruneau-Jarbidge ...

SUNDAY, APRIL 20, 2014

St. Joe River campground host sought

CAMPING – A campground host is being sought for the Huckleberry Campground along the St. Joe River 30 miles east of St. Maries, Idaho. The U.S. Bureau of Land Management's ...

Rich Landers

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Rich Landers writes and photographs stories for a wide range of outdoors coverage, including a Sunday feature section and a Thursday column. He also writes the Outdoors Blog.


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