Bureau Of Land Management
A coalition of environmentalists and landowners is calling on the U.S. Bureau of Land Management to rewrite its proposed management plan for federal lands around Buffalo, arguing that the current draft would roll back protections aimed at preventing oil and gas development on areas unsuitabl…
As the Fourth of July approaches, the Bureau of Land Management is reminding recreationists that fireworks are prohibited on BLM managed lands.
RENO, Nev. — Federal land managers say a lawsuit by Nevada ranchers and others demanding acceleration of wild horse roundups doesn't pass legal muster, but even if it did, they don't have the money or the room at U.S. corrals to gather more mustangs.
Montana’s wildland fire season got off to a hot start on Friday as a suspected lightning-caused blaze that smoldered for days sprang to life nurtured by wind and burned more than 1,300 acres by Monday.
CASPER, Wyo. — A 529-acre swath of the Double D ranch south of Lander could become home to more than 250 legends of the American West.
DENVER — The federal government this week declared more than 400,000 acres in southwestern Colorado and eastern Utah off-limits to energy exploration or any other kind of development to protect the Gunnison sage grouse, a precursor to a much larger fight over another species of the bird that…
The Acton Recreation Area has been transformed from a place of citations to excitement.
Tim Finger, outdoor recreation planner for the Bureau of Land Management, points out steep, ridge-top mountain bike paths that run through the Acton Recreation Area north of Billings. The BLM is proposing to designate and create trails for riders in the area.
BISMARCK, N.D. — Federal oil field inspectors are hustling to clear a backlog of hundreds of uninspected well sites on public and tribal lands in North Dakota, amid the explosion of drilling activity.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Almost half of all newly drilled oil and gas wells considered high pollution risks in Wyoming weren't inspected over a recent three-year period, according to an Associated Press review of federal data.
Casper, Wyo. — Old refrigerators, TVs and freezers pile up along the road in Rogers Canyon outside of Laramie.
Damaged trees, items used as targets and other debris left by shooters are seen in Rogers Canyon.
The Bureau of Land Management has recognized the Friends of Pompeys Pillar for its volunteer work for the Pompeys Pillar National Monument.
The piles of logs and branches in the old photos don’t appear to be built by humans, but according to a National Register of Historic Places nomination filed in 1974, they were once shelters constructed by American Indians.
Pompeys Pillar set for flooding
SHERIDAN, Wyo. — Approximately 600 barrels of crude oil were spilled last week in the Powder River Basin after a leak sprang in a line owned by Belle Fourche Pipeline. The Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality issued a burn permit for the cleanup because the spill occurred on land wher…
CASPER, Wyo. — Tim Wade calls it combat fishing.
Finger makes his way up a steep ridge where mountain bikers pioneered a route off a 12-foot high boulder.
Some mountain bikers’ frowns have been turned upside down thanks to a proposal by the Bureau of Land Management to designate a riding area north of Billings.
Mountain bikers cut their own trails before being cited and stopped by the BLM.