public lands

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The lucrative Outdoor Retailer show is looking to leave Salt Lake City after organizers failed to reach agreement with Utah Governor Gary Herbert on public-lands issues.

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A number of citizens on Monday urged the Montezuma County Commission – which has long supported transferring Forest Service and BLM lands to the states – to keep such lands in federal hands.

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A federal judge has denied a Freedom of Information request from a coalition of environmental groups regarding a long-proposed luxury resort near the summit of Wolf Creek Pass.

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The Utah state Legislature has passed a resolution that calls on the state’s congressional delegation to shrink Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument.

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A decision is reportedly near on the years-long dispute over travel management in Recapture Canyon near Blanding, Utah.