Black Hills National Forest
SUNDANCE, Wyo. — Landowners living near the site of a proposed rare-earth elements mine questioned water quality, dust control and radioactive minerals at a meeting Monday night in Sundance.
RAPID CITY, S.D. — Black Hills National Forest officials say the draft environmental impact statement for a 230 kilovolt transmission line project from northeastern Wyoming to the Rapid City area is ready for public review and comment.
CASPER, Wyo. -- Rep. Cynthia Lummis supported three bills that successfully passed through the House Natural Resources Committee last week, each of which she said will help the Cowboy State.
CASPER, Wyo. — Monday’s downpours didn’t keep Ryan Anderson off the North Platte River.
PIERRE, S.D. -- South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley says the federal court in Wyoming has upheld a management plan for the Black Hills National Forest.
RAPID CITY, S.D. — The Black Hills National Forest plans to use extensive commercial tree thinning to battle the mountain pine beetle as part of a $70 million plan that will take five to seven years to implement.
CASPER, Wyo. — The U.S. Forest Service proposes thinning portions of the Black Hills National Forest, including 32,300 acres in Wyoming, to stop the mountain pine beetle from killing trees.
PIERRE, S.D. — South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley says the U.S. Supreme Court will not hear a case dealing with timber-cutting on 28,000 preserve acres in the Black Hills National Forest.
PIERRE, S.D. -- A judge in Wyoming has granted requests by South Dakota and Wyoming to intervene in a federal lawsuit involving management of the Black Hills National Forest.
Black Hills National Forest officials are working hard to provide a safe environment for motorized vehicle users.
SPEARFISH, S.D. - Four conservation groups are suing the U.S. Forest Service over what they call "extreme levels" of logging in the Black Hills National Forest of southwest South Dakota and northeast Wyoming.
HILL CITY, S.D. — Rep. Kristi Noem will host a meeting of a U.S. House subcommittee on national parks Sunday on the threat of mountain pine beetles on state forests.
SUNDANCE — A Canadian company hoping to compete with China's near-monopoly of rare earth elements — metals critical for everything from U.S. military weaponry to wind turbines — wants to open a strip mine inside a national forest in northeast Wyoming.
CASPER — The Wyoming Environmental Quality Council will hear arguments this week in a contested petition to designate about 17,000 acres in the Sand Creek area in the Black Hills of eastern Wyoming as “very rare or uncommon.”
CHEYENNE - A request that a Wyoming panel designate a piece of the Black Hills National Forest as "very rare and uncommon" has raised questions about the state's authority to influence what happens on federal land.
CHEYENNE - The Wyoming Environmental Quality Council has rejected a petition by a conservation group to designate a piece of the Black Hills National Forest as "very rare and uncommon."
CUSTER, S.D. - The U.S. Forest Service plans to release draft plans for an off-roading trail system in the Black Hills National Forest this month during a series of meetings.