Comments

Appears in Encyclopedia of Politics of the American West. Steven L. Danver, ed. Thousand Oaks, CA: CQ Press, 2013. 2:439-440.

Abstract

Provides a historical overview and current assessment of the role played by the Interior Department's Bureau of Land Management in its ownership of federal lands in western states and its efforts to balance economic development of natural resources and conservation of these resources on these lands.

Keywords

Bureau of Land Management, land use, energy policy, environmental policy

Date of this Version

5-2013

DOI

10.4135/9781452276076.n248