- Agency enlists high-tech help keeping drones from wildfires Updated: Jun-23-16 4:22 pm
BOISE, Idaho - When Brian Cresto and his fellow firefighters fly toward a wildfire at just a few hundred feet off the ground, he's scouting for the best spot for them to land when they parachute down.
- Obama administration decries judge's fracking ruling Updated: Jun-22-16 1:54 pm
WASHINGTON - The Obama administration on Wednesday decried a ruling by a federal judge that blocks rules for hydraulic fracturing, saying the decision prevents regulators from using "21st-century standards" to ensure that oil and gas operations are conducted safely on public lands.
- Skokomish Tribe blocks salmon fishing on namesake river Updated: Jun-02-16 1:53 pm
BREMERTON, Washington - Recreational anglers will not be able to fish along the Skokomish River as tribal leaders are reasserting control over the popular Hood Canal spot.
- Feds: Former BLM chief could've gained in stadium land deal Updated: Jun-01-16 6:00 pm
LAS VEGAS - A former Bureau of Land Management chief in Nevada stood to gain, but didn't, from a 2011 land deal involving the city of Henderson and a Texas developer who promised a stadium and sports arena complex outside Las Vegas, according to a government oversight report.