21 Oct '11, 7pm

HUGE VICTORY as appeals court puts to rest legal battle over US forests - 50 million acres to be finally preserved!

The Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals issued a long-awaited, landmark decision today, securing critical legal protections for nearly 50 million acres of pristine National Forest lands. These forests offer outstanding opportunities for hunting, fishing, and hiking, produce clean water for thousands of communities nationwide, and provide irreplaceable habitat for imperiled wildlife species including grizzly bears, lynx, and Pacific salmon. The appellate court reversed a lower court decision and affirmed the validity of the Roadless Rule—a 2001 federal rule that protects wild national forests and grasslands from new road building, logging, and development. Ice Lake Basin, Colorado. Dramatic scenery of Bear Mountain in a roadless area in Colorado's Ice Lake Basin. (© Nelson Guda, 2009 / nelsonguda.com) View a photo slideshow of roadless areas. The appellate court ruled against th...

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Major Victory -- Court Reinstates Roadless Rule...

earthjustice.org 22 Oct '11, 12am

Decision climaxes 13-year legal struggle by Earthjustice Meadows and ponds abound in a roadless area in Wyoming’s Beartoot...

10th Circuit Court of Appeals: 49 million acres of our national forests will remain wild under the #RoadlessRule!

10th Circuit Court of Appeals: 49 million acres...

wilderness.org 21 Oct '11, 9pm

October 21, 2011 By Christopher Lancette Hikers in the North Cascades Roadless Area of Washington Credit: Damon Parrish, R...

From @Earthjustice: VICTORY: Major Victory Secures Roadless Rule

From @Earthjustice: VICTORY: Major Victory Secu...

earthjustice.org 22 Oct '11, 8pm

Appeals court ruling climaxes years of struggle We’ve been representing the environmental community in this fight in more ...

Court Reinstates Roadless Rule

care2.com 23 Oct '11, 8am

In a major victory for Earthjustice and its supporters, today the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals reinstated The Roadless Ru...

Meet the women who rule the S'pore club scene

Meet the women who rule the S'pore club scene

tnp.sg 23 Oct '11, 5am

MEET the queens of Singapore's nightlife scene, who rule their individual clubs with a firm hand. Nothing gets past them –...