Critics push back against federal protection for bird in rural West

Ranchers, miners, energy developers and public officials are voicing concerns over the federal government’s push to protect a bird roughly the size of a chicken, fearing possible restrictions on public lands that could have deep economic consequences in the rural West. 

 Critics push back against federal protection for bird in rural West

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