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Other Views: Conservation becomes political force in ND

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Not so long ago, if the North Dakota Industrial Commission had weighed a conservation-minded argument against a pro-development case that had strong industry support, the developers would have won in a rout.

Back then, North Dakota had little patience with most conservationists, whose “protect and preserve” mantra violated many residents’ longstanding belief that the state’s good and productive land should be used.

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