Nevada

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News Releases for Nevada

LEGAL PETITION TO SAVE NEVADA’S AMARGOSA TOAD

Off-Road Traffic and Habitat Destruction May Doom Toad without Intervention

BUSH ADMINISTRATION FAILS TO PROTECT RARE SAND MOUNTAIN BLUE BUTTERFLY

SAN FRANCISCO— The Bush administration today refused to extend the protections of the Endangered Species Act to the rare Sand Mountain blue butterfly, despite the fact that it has steadily declined…

RARE BUTTERFLY PROTECTED BY EMERGENCY OFF-ROAD VEHICLE CLOSURE IN SAND MTN NEVADA

RENO, Nev.– Yesterday the Bureau of Land Management announced an emergency closure of 3,985 acres of public land in and adjacent to the Sand Mountain Recreation Area near Fallon, Nevada, to off-road…

BLM WHISTLEBLOWER WINS RULING ON TOXIC NEVADA MINE

BLM Illegally Fired Manager for Disclosing Pollution Dangers

BLM GIVES BACK $700,000 IN FEDERAL CLEANUP FUNDS FOR NEVADA

Agency Acquiesced to Atlantic Richfield’s Plan for Anaconda Mine Remediation

BLM MANAGER FOR ANACONDA MINE FILES WHISTLEBLOWER CHARGE

Abrupt Termination Due to Raising Pollution and Safety Problems

PETITION FILED TO LIST NEVADA BUTTERFLY AS ENDANGERED SPECIES

Bush BLM failing to protect Sand Mountain blue from intensive off-road vehicle harm

BLM STALLS SAND MOUNTAIN PLAN AS BUSY WEEKEND APPROACHES

Bush Administration Working Only With Off-roaders

BLM SERVES OFF-ROAD INDUSTRY BY ALLOWING UNRESTRICTED USE AT NEVADA'S SAND MOUNTAIN

Administration Ignores Law, Recommendations by Staff, Wildlife Agencies, Conservationists and Local Tribe

BLM USING FIRE, RANGE, AND WILDLIFE FUNDS FOR REDECORATION

Group Calls For Audit of Décor Makeover in Winnemucca, Nevada Office



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