- Investors snap up southern Nevada land at BLM auction Updated: Apr-27-16 3:41 pm
LAS VEGAS - Las Vegas investors snapped up southern Nevada land at a recent Bureau of Land Management auction, paying more than asking price.
- NV Gov. may sue if BLM won't pony up for mustang roundups Updated: Apr-27-16 4:42 am
RENO, Nevada - Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval is considering legal action to force the U.S. Bureau of Land Management to pony up some money to pay for roundups of wild horses in the state that have been put on hold because of federal budgetary constraints.
- Nevada partnership tries to shrink size of mustang herd Updated: Apr-25-16 7:45 pm
GARDNERVILLE, Nevada - Armed with a rifle and a hand-held, laser range-finder, Jim Havens stalks his target for hours before he can try to get off a clean shot in the foothills of northern Nevada's Pine Nut Range.
- Federal fracking rule in hands of federal judge in Wyoming Updated: Apr-20-16 8:11 pm
CHEYENNE, Wyoming - The future of federal rules aimed at protecting land, water and wildlife from energy-production practices including hydraulic fracturing now rests with a judge in Wyoming.
- Feds to restore grazing allotment health stats in reports Updated: Apr-18-16 6:13 pm
BOISE, Idaho - Federal land managers have agreed to restore information about grazing allotments not meeting rangeland health standards in 13 western states after a public lands advocacy group complained about the omission.
- Rugwell named BLM Wyoming state director Updated: Apr-14-16 5:25 pm
CHEYENNE, Wyoming - The acting head of the U.S. Bureau of Land Management's Wyoming State Office has been named full-time state director.
- US agency plans to boost timber harvest in western Oregon Updated: Apr-12-16 7:12 pm
PORTLAND, Oregon - The U.S. Bureau of Land Management released its long-awaited plan for managing roughly 2.5 million acres of federal forestland in western Oregon, and counties that rely on timber for revenue quickly threatened legal action.
- BLM to move forward with oil shale project in Utah Updated: Apr-11-16 4:11 pm
GRAND JUNCTION, Colorado - The Bureau of Land Management has given tentative approval to plans to run pipelines and electricity to a 50,000-barrel-per-day oil shale project near the Colorado-Utah border.
- Feds eye 4,000-well drilling project across Uinta Basin Updated: Apr-09-16 8:28 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - Federal land managers are eying a major oil and gas drilling project that would cross the heart of the Uinta Basin, covering three unincorporated towns and several rivers and reservoirs.
- BLM gives Utah County land for shooting range Updated: Apr-07-16 12:39 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - The Bureau of Land Management has transferred land to Utah County in hopes of establishing a public shooting range and reining in shooting on public lands.
- Grouse suit seeks to block new fences on BLM land in Nevada Updated: Apr-05-16 4:29 am
RENO, Nevada - Conservationists are suing the Bureau of Land Management to block the construction of fences in northern Nevada they say are intended to appease livestock ranchers at the risk of harming sage grouse and the drought-stricken federal rangeland.