Center for Biological Diversity
Environmental group upset about BLM oil, gas lease auction
An animal resembling a gray wolf has been seen in the Kaibab National Forest. Biologists speculated it could be a wolf that came down from the Northern Rockies or a wolf-dog hybrid.
An environmental group has started a petition drive to make Nevada’s pristine, 350,000 acre Gold Butte area a National Monument, putting it under Parks Service control and removing it from the Bureau of Land Management.
The suit aims to halt the Water Authority’s ambitious plan to pump billions of gallons of groundwater to Las Vegas.
Fire suppression along Mt. Charleston has added to the threat