Save Our Canyons

Although the U.S. Forest Service has approved a master development plan for the Alta ski resort, the environmental group Save Our Canyons says it still opposes a tram on Mount Baldy and helicopter landings in wilderness areas. Rick Brough has the story:

Conserving Bonanza Flat Begins

Jul 26, 2017
Utah Open Lands Bonanza Flat

The 1350-acre open space Bonanza Flat was purchased on June 15th by Park City and now a six-month planning process begins.  Carolyn Murray has this update:

Two organizations which work to protect Utah's pristine areas and back country says the ONE Wasatch vision - to connect all seven of Utah's central Wasatch resorts - is nothing more than a new twist on an old idea that will detract from the landscape forever. Leslie Thatcher has more.

A community forum held by the organization Save Our Canyons called Uniting the Wasatch will be held on Wednesday evening at the Newpark Hotel to involved Park City and Summit County residents in a regional environmental snapshot of the whole Wasatch. Lynn Ware Peek has more.