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Glacier park wildfire expands to 17 square miles
A wildfire burning in the northwestern corner of Glacier National Park has expanded to over 17 square miles

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Judge ordered to reconsider whether fish should be protected
A federal appeals court says the U.S. wildlife officials did not consider all environmental factors when it decided against designating a Montana fish as a threatened or endangered species
US pledges to work more closely with states vs. wildfires
US pledges to work more closely with states vs. wildfires
The Trump administration is pledging to work more closely with state and local officials to prevent wildfires and fight those choking California and other western states
Gianforte, Williams hold meetings on wilderness study areas
Republican U.S. Rep. Greg Gianforte and his Democratic challenger, Kathleen Williams, are both bringing Gianforte's proposal to release hundreds of thousands of acres of land from study for federal protection to the forefront of the campaign
Yosemite park reopens, but fire’s toll on tourism still felt
In Yosemite, the wildfire peaked during the busiest month for tourism.
Wildfire forces evacuations in Glacier, Yosemite to reopen
The fire burning in Glacier was one of several started by lightning on Saturday evening.
Lawmakers, conservationists ask Congress to reauthorize fund
The fund, created in 1965, spends hundreds of millions of dollars each year on land consolidation, conservation easements, urban parks and other projects.
Montana to keep 1,000 bears amid push to lift protections
Grizzlies also are increasingly found on the open plains to the east of Glacier, where they can quickly run into conflicts with farmers and ranchers.
Group says US energy panel stacked with industry supporters
Critics allege the panel has made one-sided recommendations that favor industry and weaken environmental protections.
USCA cattle forum to explore opportunities, challenges
USCA cattle forum to explore opportunities, challenges
The forum will feature panel discussions and speakers addressing global trade, alternative proteins and the state of the industry.
Risk assessment on Yellowstone bison could delay transfer
A plan to transfer wild bison from Yellowstone National Park to an American Indian tribe in northeast Montana faces possible delay

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