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BUNDY REIGNS: FEDS STILL IGNORING ILLEGAL GRAZING

From: The District Sentinel

“The latest records were released Thursday by the watchdog group, Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER). They were obtained following…

THE BATTLE OVER BUNKERVILLE: THE BUNDYS, THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT AND THE NEW MILITIA MOVEMENT

From: PBS

“Threats and assaults against federal employees working in the wilderness were on the rise, according to Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, a nonprofit group…

PUBLIC LANDS: OFF-ROAD RACE DIDN'T RUN THROUGH NEVADA MONUMENT AFTER ALL

From: Greenwire

""Kind of a weird ending," said Jeff Ruch, executive director of Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, who protested the race passing through Basin and…

OFF-ROAD RACE DIDN'T RUN THROUGH NEVADA MONUMENT AFTER ALL

From: ABC News

"Ruch said he didn't learn of the last-minute detour until he received a confidential call from a BLM employee earlier this week. The agency's failure to inform the public…

BLM APPROVES OFF ROAD RACE

From: Nevada Appeal

"“This desert race episode shows BLM at its worst — misdirected, duplicitous and downright sleazy,” said Jeff Ruch. “It is disturbing that BLM lavished such a large…


News Releases

NEW TAHOE NATIONAL FOREST PROPOSAL LACKS BALANCE, QUIET RECREATION SHORTCHANGED

Hikers, campers, anglers and other forest visitors worry that new Forest Service proposal would lead to more noise, pollution and safety risks from dirt bikes and off-road vehicles

BLM WHISTLEBLOWER WINS APPEAL OVER TOXIC NEVADA MINE

Labor Department Confirms Retaliatory Firing in Violation of Anti-Pollution Laws

HELICOPTER CRASHES IN NEVADA COYOTE HUNT

Accidents Mount as National Review of Aerial Gunning Safety Underway

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…