Bureau of Land Management

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The Bureau of Land Management has not decided yet whether to move forward with its planned expansion of the increasingly popular Phil’s World bike-trail system east of Cortez.

Bureau of Land Management

The Bureau of Land Management is moving forward with plans to create a genuine parking lot at the popular Sand Canyon trailhead west of Cortez.

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Two Montezuma County residents are seeking a stay of a proposed expansion of the Phil’s World bicycle trail system east of Cortez.

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Environmentalists are reacting with dismay to a one-year delay in implementation of a rule designed to reduce methane waste associated with oil and gas drilling.

Austin Cope

In other news, public lands agencies are allowing people to harvest Christmas trees as the holiday season begins.