Forest Service excluded EPA and Arizona tribe from review of draft report on Rosemont’s impacts on endangered species

Forest Service excluded EPA and Arizona tribe from review of draft report on Rosemont’s impacts on endangered species

From Rosemont Mine Truths An Arizona Indian tribe and the U.S. Environmental Protection agency were excluded from making comments on a draft federal report on the impact of the proposed Rosemont mine on a dozen threatened and endangered species, the Arizona Daily Star reported on Aug. 7. The Forest Service, according to the Daily Star, […]

Salmon praises Forest Service abandonment of horse roundup

Salmon praises Forest Service abandonment of horse roundup

By SoAzNewsX Matt Salmon understands that the role of a Congressman is more than policy decisions. So does Martha McSally. Both ride the bureaucracy after the policy is made. That’s refreshing as too many Congresscritters think they’re done after the committee meeting. I recall that as the attitude of Jim Kolbe when asked to aid […]

Forest service urged to improve efforts to combat wildfires

Forest service urged to improve efforts to combat wildfires

Staff Report / Southern Arizona News-Examiner Arizona’s two senators and governor hope U.S. Forest pays attention to a letter the three sent out last week to Chief Thomas Tidwell. The letter wants Tidwell and his agency to take a more aggressive stance to combat wildfires in Arizona. “We believe that a substantial increase in the […]