Interior Department to review BLM move to Colorado

Environment advocates oppose move, which has bipartisan support within state

By: - February 11, 2021 11:31 am

Hikers climb Handies Peak in Hinsdale County. The peak, which rises to 14,048 feet and is pictured in July 2011, is the highest point of land managed by the Bureau of Land Management outside of Alaska. (Bob Wick/BLM)

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Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Jacob Fischler is a Washington correspondent for States Newsroom, a network of state-based nonprofit news outlets that includes Colorado Newsline.

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