Letters from the West

August 11, 2014

Manning's High Country article calls Snake River a sewer

A story in this week's High Country News is a scathing indictment of southern Idaho's agricultural society.

Letters from the West

Energy and environmental news from across the West

Related content


About Letters from the West


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."