Public lands

Jennifer Yachnin



Jennifer writes about public lands issues, including access, development and the state land transfer movement. She previously covered campaigns and elections at E&E. Before joining E&E News in 2011, she spent 10 years at the Capitol Hill newspaper Roll Call where she worked as an investigative reporter writing about ethics, campaign finance and congressional wealth. Her work has also appeared in The Chronicle of Higher Education, The Detroit News and on National Public Radio. She has appeared as an expert guest on outlets including C-SPAN, NPR and local television. She is a graduate of the University of Michigan.

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If lawsuits fail, bulldozers may follow

AMARGOSA VALLEY, Nev. – Anti-government activists including Ryan Bundy want to bulldoze a federal water project near the Patch of Heaven Christian camp inside a national wildlife refuge, but its owners so far have kept the battle in federal court.