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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Retired Sheriff’s Deputy Says OFCA Ignored Reports of Flames, Smoke Near Canyon Fire 2 Burn Area Day Before It Started; Fire Agency Denies AllegationEmergency Command Center received a report from Anaheim police, then made calls
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted an hour ago
Emergency Command Center received a report from Anaheim police, then made calls to the Corona Fire Department and the U.S. Forest Service dispatch centers to further investigate the report. The hot spot was determined to be "a smoldering... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Wine Country fires wake-up for Tahoeextending from Emerald Bay to Dollar Point near Tahoe City. This innovative lan
Lake Tahoe News / Posted an hour ago
extending from Emerald Bay to Dollar Point near Tahoe City. This innovative landscape-scale initiative is being led by the U.S. Forest Service, California Tahoe Conservancy, California State Parks, National Forest Foundation, and TRPA. It will help... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Logging: Could it actually save our forests?as many trees as they could while environmental groups filed lawsuits to stop i
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 6 hours ago
as many trees as they could while environmental groups filed lawsuits to stop it. This went on for years. Eventually, the U.S. Forest Service decided it was easier and less expensive to stop the timber harvest on federal land. It has been that way... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Boy, 15, charged after teens allegedly giggled while setting Oregon wildfireup on her hike and turned to around to find the hillside already burning. She r
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 7 hours ago
up on her hike and turned to around to find the hillside already burning. She ran to the parking lot and managed to find a U.S. Forest Service officer. A joint investigation by the U.S. Forest Service and Oregon State Police led to the teen... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Discovery Channel’s ‘Gold Rush,’ ‘mining for ratings,’ faces lawsuit from Park County neighborsour zoning regulations,” one resident wrote. “Are we a bedroom community, a rec
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 8 hours ago
our zoning regulations,” one resident wrote. “Are we a bedroom community, a recreational community or a gravel pit?” The U.S. Forest Service also weighed in against the rezoning, saying in a letter that the show had “increased dramatically” the... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Boy, 15, charged after teens allegedly giggled while setting Oregon wildfireup on her hike and turned to around to find the hillside already burning. She r
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 8 hours ago
up on her hike and turned to around to find the hillside already burning. She ran to the parking lot and managed to find a U.S. Forest Service officer. A joint investigation by the U.S. Forest Service and Oregon State Police led to the teen... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Boy, 15, Charged After Teens Allegedly Giggled While Setting Oregon Wildfireup on her hike and turned to around to find the hillside already burning. She r
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 8 hours ago
up on her hike and turned to around to find the hillside already burning. She ran to the parking lot and managed to find a U.S. Forest Service officer. A joint investigation by the U.S. Forest Service and Oregon State Police led to the teen... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Boy, 15, charged after teens allegedly giggled while setting Oregon wildfireup on her hike and turned to around to find the hillside already burning. She r
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 9 hours ago
up on her hike and turned to around to find the hillside already burning. She ran to the parking lot and managed to find a U.S. Forest Service officer. A joint investigation by the U.S. Forest Service and Oregon State Police led to the teen... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Boy, 15, charged after teens allegedly giggled while setting Oregon wildfireup on her hike and turned to around to find the hillside already burning. She r
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 9 hours ago
up on her hike and turned to around to find the hillside already burning. She ran to the parking lot and managed to find a U.S. Forest Service officer. A joint investigation by the U.S. Forest Service and Oregon State Police led to the teen... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Brush fire shuts down highway north of Gaviota Tunnel following car crashdoes not appear to be spreading at this point. Firefighters with the Santa Barb
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 9 hours ago
does not appear to be spreading at this point. Firefighters with the Santa Barbara County Fire Department were assisted by U.S. Forest Service and U.S. Navy Fire personnel. Santa Barbara County Fire spokesperson Mike Eliason said the U.S. Navy... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Boy, 15, Charged After Teens Allegedly Giggled While Setting Oregon Wildfireup on her hike and turned to around to find the hillside already burning. She r
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 9 hours ago
up on her hike and turned to around to find the hillside already burning. She ran to the parking lot and managed to find a U.S. Forest Service officer. A joint investigation by the U.S. Forest Service and Oregon State Police led to the teen... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Boy, 15, charged after teens allegedly giggled while setting Oregon wildfireup on her hike and turned to around to find the hillside already burning. She r
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 9 hours ago
up on her hike and turned to around to find the hillside already burning. She ran to the parking lot and managed to find a U.S. Forest Service officer. A joint investigation by the U.S. Forest Service and Oregon State Police led to the teen... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
Boy, 15, charged after teens allegedly giggled while setting Oregon wildfireup on her hike and turned to around to find the hillside already burning. She r
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 9 hours ago
up on her hike and turned to around to find the hillside already burning. She ran to the parking lot and managed to find a U.S. Forest Service officer. A joint investigation by the U.S. Forest Service and Oregon State Police led to the teen... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
Boy, 15, charged after teens allegedly giggled while setting Oregon wildfireup on her hike and turned to around to find the hillside already burning. She r
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted 9 hours ago
up on her hike and turned to around to find the hillside already burning. She ran to the parking lot and managed to find a U.S. Forest Service officer. A joint investigation by the U.S. Forest Service and Oregon State Police led to the teen... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Boy, 15, Charged After Teens Allegedly Giggled While Setting Oregon Wildfireup on her hike and turned to around to find the hillside already burning. She r
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 9 hours ago
up on her hike and turned to around to find the hillside already burning. She ran to the parking lot and managed to find a U.S. Forest Service officer. A joint investigation by the U.S. Forest Service and Oregon State Police led to the teen... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Perspective: People love to live in places that are at risk for disasters, 'and this is what happens'longer in recent years, and the wildfires are bigger, said Shawna Legarza, dire
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 10 hours ago
longer in recent years, and the wildfires are bigger, said Shawna Legarza, director of Fire and Aviation Management for the U.S. Forest Service. "We're seeing intense periods of longer, hotter summers," she said. "We saw that this summer in Montana... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Charges brought against teen in Columbia Gorge firespread further, authorities said. The charges came after a criminal investigat
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 10 hours ago
spread further, authorities said. The charges came after a criminal investigation by the Oregon State Police assisted by U.S. Forest Service investigators. As the fire took such a toll, many enraged commentators on news media web sites called... Read more
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The Mercury News
Boy, 15, charged in wildfire that devastated scenic Oregon gorgespread further, authorities said. The charges came after a criminal investigat
The Mercury News / Posted 10 hours ago
spread further, authorities said. The charges came after a criminal investigation by the Oregon State Police assisted by U.S. Forest Service investigators. As the fire took such a toll, many enraged commentators on news media web sites called... Read more
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FOX News
Charges brought against teen in Columbia Gorge firespread further, authorities said. The charges came after a criminal investigat
FOX News / Posted 10 hours ago
spread further, authorities said. The charges came after a criminal investigation by the Oregon State Police assisted by U.S. Forest Service investigators. As the fire took such a toll, many enraged commentators on news media web sites called... Read more
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FOX News
Charges brought against teen in Columbia Gorge firespread further, authorities said. The charges came after a criminal investigat
FOX News / Posted 10 hours ago
spread further, authorities said. The charges came after a criminal investigation by the Oregon State Police assisted by U.S. Forest Service investigators. As the fire took such a toll, many enraged commentators on news media web sites called... Read more
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Breitbart
Delingpole: What the Greenies Don’t Want You to Know About the California Wildfiresdecade, a law that allows for the removal of dead and diseased trees in nationa
Breitbart / Posted 10 hours ago
decade, a law that allows for the removal of dead and diseased trees in national forests, many of the lands managed by the U.S. Forest Service, are still at risk of igniting a conflagration. What’s more, restrictive zoning laws in cities like San... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
California Fires Part Of Trend Involving Wildfires Becoming More CatastrophicJohn McCain and Jeff Flake have filed an amendment to the U.S. Senate’s budget
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 10 hours ago
John McCain and Jeff Flake have filed an amendment to the U.S. Senate’s budget proposal that would give more money for the U.S. Forest Service to fight wildfires. This year is the most expensive wildfire year on record, with more than $2 billion... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Charges brought against teen in Columbia Gorge firespread further, authorities said. The charges came after a criminal investigat
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 10 hours ago
spread further, authorities said. The charges came after a criminal investigation by the Oregon State Police assisted by U.S. Forest Service investigators. As the fire took such a toll, many enraged commentators on news media web sites called... Read more
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The Hill
Former FERC members oppose Perry energy plan | Senators introduce wildfires planfunds for preparedness activities ahead of future wildfire seasons. It also ai
The Hill / Posted 10 hours ago
funds for preparedness activities ahead of future wildfire seasons. It also aims to establish a pilot program for the U.S. Forest Service and the Interior Department in which the agencies would “treat” the top 1 percent most at-risk and... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Charges brought against teen accused of starting massive Columbia Gorge firespread further, authorities said. The charges came after a criminal investigat
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 11 hours ago
spread further, authorities said. The charges came after a criminal investigation by the Oregon State Police assisted by U.S. Forest Service investigators. As the fire took such a toll, many enraged commentators on news media web sites called... Read more
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Petersburg Pilot
Obituary: Ronnie Lee Duncan, 61boats. Ronnie moved to Petersburg in the early 90s where he continued working i
Petersburg Pilot / Posted 12 hours ago
boats. Ronnie moved to Petersburg in the early 90s where he continued working in the fishing industry until getting work with the U.S. Forest Service, cutting brush. He wanted to be remembered as a Marine, and a hard worker who loved his fa... Read more
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The Hill
Senators introduce bipartisan bill to combat wildfiresfor preparedness activities ahead of future wildfire seasons. ADVERTISEMENT I
The Hill / Posted 14 hours ago
for preparedness activities ahead of future wildfire seasons. ADVERTISEMENT It also establishes a pilot program for the U.S. Forest Service and the Interior Department in which the agencies would “treat” the top 1 percent most at-risk and... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
'Only the Brave' review: Josh Brolin leads elite team into wildfiresBrolin, is on a mountain with his team, establishing a plan of attack. Then the
Chicago Tribune / Posted 14 hours ago
Brolin, is on a mountain with his team, establishing a plan of attack. Then the feds show up, in the person of an arrogant U.S. Forest Service firefighter. A battle of bureaucratic wills ensues, and while the conflict is plausible, the dialogue is... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
102 female inmates are fighting on the front lines of the North Bay wildfiresbrush," Sessa says. On the job, they wear the same Nomex fire-retardant suits
Houston Chronicle / Posted 16 hours ago
brush," Sessa says. On the job, they wear the same Nomex fire-retardant suits as firefighters employed by Cal Fire and the U.S. Forest Service, but theirs are orange, rather than the standard yellow. Inmate labor in California goes back to the... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Discovery Channel’s ‘Gold Rush,’ ‘mining for ratings,’ faces lawsuit from Park County neighborsour zoning regulations,” one resident wrote. “Are we a bedroom community, a rec
The Aspen Times / Posted 17 hours ago
our zoning regulations,” one resident wrote. “Are we a bedroom community, a recreational community or a gravel pit?” The U.S. Forest Service also weighed in against the rezoning, saying in a letter that the show had “increased dramatically” the... Read more
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Missoulian
Irritated by environmental groupsindustry and have no true field experience, think they know all the answers. Th
Missoulian / Posted 19 hours ago
industry and have no true field experience, think they know all the answers. Through frivolous lawsuits they have increased the monies spent by the U.S. Forest Service and wasted time and effort USFS employees have put into preparing for timber sal... Read more
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The Columbian
Lawsuit: Bighorn sheep imperiled by domestic sheep grazingBOISE, Idaho — The U.S. Forest Service is illegally jeopardizing a small herd o
The Columbian / Posted 19 hours ago
BOISE, Idaho — The U.S. Forest Service is illegally jeopardizing a small herd of bighorn sheep with deadly diseases by allowing thousands of domestic sheep to graze in eastern Idaho as part of agricultural research activities, environmental groups... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
102 female inmates are fighting on the front lines of the North Bay wildfiresbrush," Sessa says. On the job, they wear the same Nomex fire-retardant suits
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 20 hours ago
brush," Sessa says. On the job, they wear the same Nomex fire-retardant suits as firefighters employed by Cal Fire and the U.S. Forest Service, but theirs are orange, rather than the standard yellow. Inmate labor in California goes back to the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
'Only the Brave' review: Josh Brolin leads elite team into wildfiresBrolin, is on a mountain with his team, establishing a plan of attack. Then the
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 20 hours ago
Brolin, is on a mountain with his team, establishing a plan of attack. Then the feds show up, in the person of an arrogant U.S. Forest Service firefighter. A battle of bureaucratic wills ensues, and while the conflict is plausible, the dialogue is... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Discovery Channel’s ‘Gold Rush,’ ‘mining for ratings,’ faces lawsuit from Park County neighborsour zoning regulations," one resident wrote. "Are we a bedroom community, a rec
Summit Daily News / Posted yesterday
our zoning regulations," one resident wrote. "Are we a bedroom community, a recreational community or a gravel pit?" The U.S. Forest Service also weighed in against the rezoning, saying in a letter that the show had "increased dramatically" the... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Briefs, Oct. 19, 2017new ski lift DURANGO — A new ski lift could be coming to the Purgatory Resort
The Daily Sentinel / Posted yesterday
new ski lift DURANGO — A new ski lift could be coming to the Purgatory Resort in Durango. The Durango Herald reports the U.S. Forest Service would need to approve the Gelande lift, which was previously approved by the Forest Service to be a... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Seven firefighters injured battling Bear Fire in Santa Cruz Mountainsand falling." Adding to the challenge, many of the crews here are exhausted, h
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted yesterday
and falling." Adding to the challenge, many of the crews here are exhausted, having just come from other fires. This U.S. Forest Service Hotshot Team spent the last week battling the Redwood Complex Fire near Ukiah. "It's just devastating to... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Lawsuit: Bighorn sheep threatened by domestic sheep grazingBOISE, Idaho (AP) - The U.S. Forest Service is illegally jeopardizing a small h
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
BOISE, Idaho (AP) - The U.S. Forest Service is illegally jeopardizing a small herd of bighorn sheep with deadly diseases by allowing thousands of domestic sheep to graze in eastern Idaho as part of agricultural research activities, environmental... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
Lawsuit: Bighorn sheep threatened by domestic sheep grazingthe Big Pines Recreation Area in the Yakima River Canyon, Wash. Environmental g
The Chippewa Herald / Posted yesterday
the Big Pines Recreation Area in the Yakima River Canyon, Wash. Environmental groups have filed a lawsuit contending the U.S. Forest Service is illegally jeopardizing bighorn sheep by allowing University of Idaho domestic sheep on two eastern... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Purgatory looks to install new ski liftDURANGO — A new ski lift could be coming to the Purgatory Resort in Durango. T
The Aspen Times / Posted yesterday
DURANGO — A new ski lift could be coming to the Purgatory Resort in Durango. The Durango Herald reports the U.S. Forest Service would need to approve the Gelande lift, which was previously approved by the Forest Service to be a transfer lift, which... Read more
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Fremont Tribune
Lawsuit: Bighorn sheep threatened by domestic sheep grazingthe Big Pines Recreation Area in the Yakima River Canyon, Wash. Environmental g
Fremont Tribune / Posted yesterday
the Big Pines Recreation Area in the Yakima River Canyon, Wash. Environmental groups have filed a lawsuit contending the U.S. Forest Service is illegally jeopardizing bighorn sheep by allowing University of Idaho domestic sheep on two eastern... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Lawsuit: Bighorn sheep threatened by domestic sheep grazingBOISE, Idaho (AP) - The U.S. Forest Service is illegally jeopardizing a small h
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
BOISE, Idaho (AP) - The U.S. Forest Service is illegally jeopardizing a small herd of bighorn sheep with deadly diseases by allowing thousands of domestic sheep to graze in eastern Idaho as part of agricultural research activities, environmental... Read more
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Missoulian
Lawsuit: Bighorn sheep threatened by domestic sheep grazingthe Big Pines Recreation Area in the Yakima River Canyon, Wash. Environmental g
Missoulian / Posted yesterday
the Big Pines Recreation Area in the Yakima River Canyon, Wash. Environmental groups have filed a lawsuit contending the U.S. Forest Service is illegally jeopardizing bighorn sheep by allowing University of Idaho domestic sheep on two eastern... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Lawsuit: Bighorn sheep threatened by domestic sheep grazingBy KEITH RIDLER Associated Press BOISE, Idaho (AP) - The U.S. Forest Service
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted yesterday
By KEITH RIDLER Associated Press BOISE, Idaho (AP) - The U.S. Forest Service is illegally jeopardizing a small herd of bighorn sheep with deadly diseases by allowing thousands of domestic sheep to graze in eastern Idaho as part of agricultural... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Lawsuit: Bighorn sheep threatened by domestic sheep grazingBy KEITH RIDLER Associated Press BOISE, Idaho (AP) - The U.S. Forest Service
KTVN Reno / Posted yesterday
By KEITH RIDLER Associated Press BOISE, Idaho (AP) - The U.S. Forest Service is illegally jeopardizing a small herd of bighorn sheep with deadly diseases by allowing thousands of domestic sheep to graze in eastern Idaho as part of agricultural... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Lawsuit: Bighorn sheep threatened by domestic sheep grazingBy KEITH RIDLER Associated Press BOISE, Idaho (AP) - The U.S. Forest Service
Hawaii News Now / Posted yesterday
By KEITH RIDLER Associated Press BOISE, Idaho (AP) - The U.S. Forest Service is illegally jeopardizing a small herd of bighorn sheep with deadly diseases by allowing thousands of domestic sheep to graze in eastern Idaho as part of agricultural... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Lawsuit: Bighorn sheep threatened by domestic sheep grazingBy KEITH RIDLER Associated Press BOISE, Idaho (AP) - The U.S. Forest Service
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted yesterday
By KEITH RIDLER Associated Press BOISE, Idaho (AP) - The U.S. Forest Service is illegally jeopardizing a small herd of bighorn sheep with deadly diseases by allowing thousands of domestic sheep to graze in eastern Idaho as part of agricultural... Read more
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WALB Albany
Lawsuit: Bighorn sheep threatened by domestic sheep grazingBy KEITH RIDLER Associated Press BOISE, Idaho (AP) - The U.S. Forest Service
WALB Albany / Posted yesterday
By KEITH RIDLER Associated Press BOISE, Idaho (AP) - The U.S. Forest Service is illegally jeopardizing a small herd of bighorn sheep with deadly diseases by allowing thousands of domestic sheep to graze in eastern Idaho as part of agricultural... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Lawsuit: Bighorn sheep threatened by domestic sheep grazingBy KEITH RIDLER Associated Press BOISE, Idaho (AP) - The U.S. Forest Service
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted yesterday
By KEITH RIDLER Associated Press BOISE, Idaho (AP) - The U.S. Forest Service is illegally jeopardizing a small herd of bighorn sheep with deadly diseases by allowing thousands of domestic sheep to graze in eastern Idaho as part of agricultural... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Lawsuit: Bighorn sheep threatened by domestic sheep grazingBOISE, Idaho (AP) - The U.S. Forest Service is illegally jeopardizing a small h
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted yesterday
BOISE, Idaho (AP) - The U.S. Forest Service is illegally jeopardizing a small herd of bighorn sheep with deadly diseases by allowing thousands of domestic sheep to graze in eastern Idaho as part of agricultural research activities, environmental... Read more
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