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    A crowd of 250 hunters and anglers came to a February 2016 hearing to oppose transferring federal public land to states, while others talked about declaring federal forests a nuisance.

A crowd of 250 hunters and anglers came to a February 2016 hearing to oppose transferring federal public land to states, while others talked about declaring federal forests a nuisance. Rocky Barker rbarker@idahostatesman.com
A crowd of 250 hunters and anglers came to a February 2016 hearing to oppose transferring federal public land to states, while others talked about declaring federal forests a nuisance. Rocky Barker rbarker@idahostatesman.com
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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."