My view: Public lands in the East and West — Why the difference?
What You May Have Missed
By Ken Ivory
For the Deseret News
Published: Tuesday, June 17 2014 9:00 p.m. MDT
You have likely seen the red and white map – the federal government controls more than 50 percent of all land in the western states, but less than 5 percent of the lands in states east of Colorado. Why the difference?