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Conservationists seek talks with range coalition

A coalition of environmental groups wants to sit down with a local rangeland federation and begin talks on how best to safeguard the Owhyee Canyonlands. (The Enterprise/Kristine de Leon)

VALE – An alliance of environmental groups formed to safeguard the Owyhee Canyonlands announced last week they want to open discussions with a local range advocacy coalition.

In a Sept. 4 letter, the Owyhee Coalition called for a series of meetings with the Owyhee Basin Stewardship Coalition, a federation of local residents and ranchers. 

The Owyhee Coalition consists of seven . . .