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John Rader

John Rader

Conservation Advocate

john@wyomingoutdoorcouncil.org

307.332.7031 ext. 160

My Recent News

A federal land use plan may have drastic impacts on southwest Wyoming. Here’s how to prepare.

August 17, 2020

For almost 10 years, we’ve been waiting for the release of the Bureau of Land Management’s draft Rock Springs Resource Management Plan. The release is imminent, the field office announced […]

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Public Lands Lease Report: Wild Speculation in Wild Places

May 7, 2020

While local governments, businesses, and individuals wrestle with the impacts of coronavirus, public lands leasing to the oil and gas industry continues unabated. But this irresponsible federal leasing in Wyoming […]

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Should Energy Companies be Exempt from Environmental Protections During the Coronavirus Pandemic?

April 1, 2020

In these lean times, it’s important to take stock of and be responsible with our resources, support our communities, and plan for a secure economic future. But while individuals and industries across the country are tightening their belts, energy companies are requesting exceptions from basic environmental protections that protect public health.

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Local input essential for development on federal public lands

February 11, 2020

For the first time in history, the federal government has proposed significant rollbacks to how the National Environmental Policy Act reviews the environmental impacts of development on public lands.

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