Federal officials have announced more than $4 million in projects in four states as part of a wildfire-fighting strategy but the efforts could hurt training operations at numerous U.S. military facilities in the West.
The government is preparing insufficient protections for a ground-dwelling bird that has declined significantly over the past century and soon will face a possible endangered species listing.
Sally Jewell talked about saving a bird species without putting it on endangered list
Federal land managers have approved an oil project involving fracking in a portion of northeast Nevada identified as an essential habitat.
2015 budget includes plans for burros and wild sage grouse