A popular program that supports conservation and outdoor recreation projects across the country expires after Congress couldn’t agree on language to extend it. Republican, Democrat compromise is in the works.
It’s a new trend: Critics of wilderness, or wild rivers, or wildlife underpasses, can hold an advisory vote and threaten to blow up months or years of study and collaboration on complex land-management issues in Idaho.
Idaho officials say a U.S. District Court judge made a legal error and should reverse his ruling that Idaho violated the U.S. Constitution by forcing several landowners to sell their natural gas and oil to a Texas company.
Idaho company LCW Supercritical Technologies has developed a yarn-like material that can be used to effectively pull uranium for nuclear fuel and other heavy metals from seawater, turning nuclear power into a true renewable resource.
A shipment of hazardous waste was taken from Idaho’s Mountain Home Air Force Base to an Elmore County municipal landfill, which couldn’t legally accept it. In lawsuit, Idaho Waste Systems now seeks to force cleanup.
Idaho gets results of first-ever audit of natural gas and oil wells on state lands, and of royalty payments from Texas company Alta Mesa. The bad news: No one is sure if the fuel is being sold at market value.
Wildlife Services and ranching associations say wolf attacks on livestock operations are on pace to break records in Idaho this year, but critics say the numbers are being inflated to secure more taxpayer funds.
Idaho is an epicenter of smoke activity. Prevailing winds carry smoke from wildfires in California and the Cascades, mixing with local fires. With more fires, climate change, matters are only going to worsen.
A judge rules Idaho officials violated the US Constitution by forcing several landowners to sell their natural gas and oil to a Texas company without giving them a meaningful way to fight the state’s decision.
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