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Handies Peak Wilderness Study Area in Colorado is the site of mountains shaped by volcanic fire and glacial ice. Multi-colored rock strata, diverse vegetation and quick flowing streams evoke a fairytale beauty. (Bob Wick/BLM/Public Domain Mark 1.0)

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Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Jacob covers federal policy as a senior reporter in the States Newsroom Washington bureau. Based in Oregon, he focuses on Western issues as well as climate, energy development, public lands and infrastructure.