Prospecting for conservation: federal mining law encourages environmental conflict rather than free-market negotiation

After President Trump reduced the size of Utah’s Bears Ears National Monument, environmentalists feared the lands would be opened up … More

By issuing permits allowing counties to resume implementing Utah’s plan to protect prairie dogs, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service chooses cooperation over conflict to protect species

This week, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service issued permits to several counties in Southwestern Utah allowing them to resume … More