GovBeat: public lands

Posted at 01:30 PM ET, 12/30/2013

A third of New Mexico is federally owned, but the state might buy some of it back

Officials are considering whether they can and should buy a few thousand acres up for sale.

By Niraj Chokshi  |  01:30 PM ET, 12/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  New Mexico, newsletter, Public land, public lands

Posted at 11:37 AM ET, 12/17/2013

Counties could lose millions if appropriators don’t hurry after Ryan-Murray budget deal

A Department of the Interior program worth millions to small rural counties isn’t funded in the budget deal.

By Reid Wilson  |  11:37 AM ET, 12/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  budget, Environment, newsletter, public lands, States