Gray wolves off the endangered species list -- sort of
April 13, 2011, 3:08 p.m. by Andrew Schenkel
A small part of the new congressional budget will have a big effect on wolf policy in the American West.
U.S. government shutdown: What would close and what would stay open?
April 8, 2011, 11:16 a.m. by Andrew Schenkel
How outdoor and environmental activities that involve the Department of the Interior could be affected by a government shutdown.
Polar bears inspire another lawsuit against the government
January 17, 2011, 10:20 a.m. by Andrew Schenkel
The latest debate surrounding the threatened species centers around oil drilling rigs.
Wyoming governor delivers final message to Washington
November 18, 2010, 11:38 a.m. by Andrew Schenkel
In his last scheduled trip to the nation's capital as governor, Dave Freudenthal has some frank discussions with policy makers — and this MNN blogger.
Update: No challenge to EPA's global warming powers -- yet
September 15, 2010, 4:27 p.m. by Andrew Schenkel
White House budget addition delays a vote to cut off the EPA's ability to regulate carbon pollution.
Salazar scraps sale of oil-and-gas leases in Utah
February 5, 2009, 9:35 a.m.
Interior Secretary Ken Salazar reverses Bush policies and scraps drilling leases on federal land in Utah's redrock country.