The state recently issued new rules about road development on the most pristine of public lands, but some environmental groups are concerned the changes may actually result in less protection for roadless national forests than in any other state. Rocky Mountain PBS asks why is Colorado following its own rules, and what’s the latest on federal protections?
Joining host Cynthia Hessin:
- Mike King, Colorado Department of Natural Resources
- Jim Sims, Western Business Roundtable
- Amy Mall, National Resources Defense Council
- Andrea Robinsong, Western Colorado Congress