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"I t's not statewide, but it includes rivers from a pretty broad geography across western Montana. That may seem ambitious, but even if every river is designated, Montana would just catch up with Idaho. It's time to bring the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act back home."

Scott Bosse, American Rivers' executive director, about Montana Healthy Rivers' campaign to get dozens of stretches of waterways in the state designated as "wild and scenic."
- Missoula Independent

On The Bookshelf
Barbara Theroux of Fact & Fiction reviews Jack Nisbet's "Ancient Places"

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