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Outdoor Voters All Want the Same Things

As more states hold—or decide to postpone—presidential primaries, a new poll of Mountain West voters shows that a clear majority support climate action, clean air and water, and public lands protection

Heather Hansman
Mar 17, 2020

There's Finally Real Hope for Public Lands Funding

Despite President Trump's budget proposal that calls for slashing funding for national parks and the Land and Water Conservation Fund, a bipartisan group of senators is moving forward with critical legislation for both

Will Bostwick
Mar 4, 2020

You Saved Slickrock

After a public outcry, the BLM announced that it will not offer oil and gas leases on the Slickrock Trail near Moab—a popular mountain biking destination

Will Bostwick
Feb 25, 2020

Is Your 'Eco-Lodge' Really Eco-Friendly?

With over 8,000 different "sustainable" hotel certifications, how do you know what's greenwashing and what's the real deal? We consulted experts to find out. 

Alison Van Houten
Feb 20, 2020

What AI Hears in the Rainforest

Computers can identify sounds much better and faster than humans. So what do we learn when we ask them to listen to everything?

Feb 19, 2020