On a smoky day, celebrating the North Fork

By | August 27, 2015

The Hungry Horse News reports that despite a thick smoke in the skies, it was a day of celebration in the North Fork Monday as dignitaries, private citizens, and businesses gathered in Blankenship to recognize the North Fork Watershed Protection Act.
The Act, passed last December, bans all future energy leases on Forest Service lands in the drainage. The Canadians, in turn, also passed legislation to ban oil and gas leases in the watershed as well. Read the full story here.

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