News from the Field

Naked Man On The Loose in Utah Canyon

Police in Salt Lake City, Utah are looking for for a naked man who flashed a runner in Millcreek Canyon earlier this week, the fifth flashing incident in the canyon already this year. The man has... Read More

State Department Sued Over Pipeline

Three environmental groups have filed suit in federal court against the U.S. Department of State, alleging that government officials failed to prevent oil company TransCanada from beginning work on... Read More

Cadel Evans to Skip Tour Down Under

Cadel Evans, the first Australian to win the Tour de France, announced that he will not compete in Australia’s Tour Down Under early next year. Evans said that the race, which runs from... Read More

Ski-Area Legislation Passes House

The United States House of Representatives unanimously passed a bill on Monday that gives skis areas operating on Forest Service land the right to expand off-season activities such as hiking and... Read More

Jay Peak Fined For Filling Wetlands

Vermont ski resort Jay Peak will pay $80,000 to settle claims that it violated the federal Clean Water Act when it filled two acres of wetlands with debris from the construction of a golf course.... Read More