Tag Archives: San Juan County

Bears Ears NA Protest 1

Fact & Fiction about Support for Bears Ears

According to a recent Op/Ed in the Salt Lake Tribune, new poll shows that the majority of Utahns oppose the president naming Bears Ears region as a new national monument. Coincidence…

Public Lands Initiative in the Works — Contrasting Recent Experiences

SALT LAKE CITY — Public lands in eastern Utah are at a crossroads. Ahead lies a field of options that range from oil and gas development to wilderness designation, the…

Secret Meeting to Plot New National Monument?

  THE BEARS EARS, San Juan County — Several top federal officials from Washington quietly attended a so-called “Gathering of the Tribes” put on last weekend by environmental groups and…

Recapture Protest 2

Recapture Canyon Protest Trial

  SALT LAKE CITY — A San Juan County commissioner and others “crossed the line” when they drove off-road vehicles into a closed southeastern Utah canyon as a protest against…

The Heavy Hand of the Federal Government: Five Charged in Recapture Canyon Protest Ride — by Brian Maffly

The BLM drops the hammer on several people it is accusing of organizing and participating in the Recapture Canyon ATV Protest Ride back in May, 2014. According to an article…