Back Forty: A tribe’s quest for fire

Back Forty will bring you periodic reviews, interviews and reporter insights about the stories they wrote. We hope you enjoy it as a companion to our main content on and our Ag Insider policy news site. You can subscribe to the newsletter below. Evan Larson cuts a cross section fromContinue Reading

Tribes Intervene in Lawsuit Restoring Two Utah National Monuments

Details By Darren Thompson December 13, 2022 SALT LAKE CITY — On Friday, Dec. 9, the Hopi Tribe, Navajo Nation, Ute Mountain Ute Tribe, and the Pueblo of Zuni intervened in two lawsuits that aim to restore the original boundaries of the Bears Ears and Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monuments inContinue Reading

An aerial view of the James River next to a field and line of trees

By Brian McNeill Now, the Rice Rivers Center is engaging with the federally recognized Chickahominy and Pamunkey Tribes at a new level, conducting two major projects in which it is dedicating the center’s resources and expertise in support of the Tribes’ work to protect and preserve their ancestral lands. “In bothContinue Reading