Letters from the West

July 31, 2014 6:06 PM

Forest Service groundwater plan draws Western ire

The Forest Service has extended its comment period on its proposed groundwater directive after 40 congressmen called it a federal water grab.

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Rocky Barker is the energy and environment reporter for the Idaho Statesman and has been writing about the West since 1985. He is the author of several books, including "Scorched Earth How the Fires of Yellowstone Changed America," "The Flyfisher's Guide to Idaho" and "The Wingshooter's Guide to Idaho."

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