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DNR: Budget failure leaves Washington forests in jeopardy
The Legislature's failure to pass a capital budget means the state Department of Natural Resources is short of money to deal with unhealthy forests

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Cascade-Siskiyou Monument Divide On Display During Zinke Visit
Most of Oregon’s statewide elected officials spoke in support, while commissioners in Jackson, Klamath and Siskiyou counties opposed the 48,000-acre expansion.
Interior: No changes needed to Colorado national monument
Zinke removed two other monuments, in Idaho and Washington state, from his review of 27 monuments created since 1996.
California fire destroys 58 homes as crews race to save town
More than 3,800 firefighters were battling the blaze that has forced almost 5,000 people from homes.
GOP targets Endangered Species Act as protections lifted
House Natural Resources Committee Chairman Rob Bishop said the bills would curb excessive litigation.
Wildfire burning near Yosemite destroys 45 structures
More than 3,000 firefighters are battling the 5-day-old blaze that has scorched 109 square miles.
California farm region plagued by dirty air looks to Trump
California farm region plagued by dirty air looks to Trump
Officials at the San Joaquin Valley air district say they can't meet some federal standards, so they're seizing upon Donald Trump's election to wage a campaign against enforcement of ever-tightening rules
California blaze destroys 8 structures near Yosemite
California blaze destroys 8 structures near Yosemite
A wildfire burning in the rugged mountains outside of Yosemite National Park has destroyed eight structures and damaged another as it rages toward a Gold Rush era town
Coastal California highway section reopens after landslide
Highway 1 remains closed in the north near Big Sur Station and south in the Salmon Creek area due to another massive landslide.
High winds, red flag fire warning across much of Nevada
The U.S. Bureau of Land Management issued an evacuation advisory for the town of Sutcliffe on the edge of Pyramid Lake.
Report: wolf and livestock deaths hit record high in Wyoming
At least 377 wolves were counted in the state in 2016, according to a federal report.