This March 2, 2015, file photo, Black Diamond Equipment founder Peter Metcalf speaks during a rally to demonstrate opposition to efforts by some Western states to seize control of federal lands, at the Utah State Capitol, in Salt Lake City. Metcalf, a powerful outdoor recreation industry executive says the world’s largest outdoor retail show should leave Utah after two decades because of what he calls an assault on public lands by the state’s top political leaders.
This March 2, 2015, file photo, Black Diamond Equipment founder Peter Metcalf speaks during a rally to demonstrate opposition to efforts by some Western states to seize control of federal lands, at the Utah State Capitol, in Salt Lake City. Metcalf, a powerful outdoor recreation industry executive says the world’s largest outdoor retail show should leave Utah after two decades because of what he calls an assault on public lands by the state’s top political leaders. Associate Press File photo
This March 2, 2015, file photo, Black Diamond Equipment founder Peter Metcalf speaks during a rally to demonstrate opposition to efforts by some Western states to seize control of federal lands, at the Utah State Capitol, in Salt Lake City. Metcalf, a powerful outdoor recreation industry executive says the world’s largest outdoor retail show should leave Utah after two decades because of what he calls an assault on public lands by the state’s top political leaders. Associate Press File photo

Federal rule easing public lands transfer concerns hunters, others in Idaho, the West

January 16, 2017 01:46 PM