Letter: BLM lease deferrals called for
January 23, 2019
Southwest Wyoming anchors the longest known mule deer migration in the world. This region is also central in the nation’s energy development, and current federal “energy dominance” policy has sped up the leasing process. Despite the Interior Department’s recent order to protect these migrations, the Bureau of Land Management has nothing enforceable in place to ensure this happens.
My husband and I live, work and recreate in this area. One of the things we appreciate the most is the opportunity to enjoy free roaming wildlife. We are also aware that while wildlife face numerous c...