Letters from the West

March 14, 2016 11:56 PM

Public lands bills come to head in Idaho Legislature

Lawmakers want to show they won’t sell land

One proposal would stop feds from buying land in state

Collaboration already increasing restoration

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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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