Document Type

Blog Post

Publication Date

1-8-2016

Department

Environmental Studies

Abstract

Disputes over public land rights have a long history in the United States. But the past 18 months have seen a growing number of confrontations over Western federal lands, culminating in the current standoff at the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in Oregon. [excerpt]

Required Publisher's Statement

Original version is available from the publisher, Quartz.