Brian Maffly covers Utah's public lands for The Salt Lake Tribune, @sltrib. Contact Brian Maffly at or 801-257-8713.

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Brian Maffly is a Utah journalist, covering public lands for the Salt Lake Tribune, the state's largest newspaper. Brian Maffly lives in Salt Lake City with his wife and two kids.

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Jun 22, 2017

From natural springs to relocating bighorn sheep, #ZionForever needs your money for Utah's marquee park  via @sltrib

Jun 21, 2017

#BrianHeadFire grows to nearly 2,800 acres, spreads into Dixie National Forest  via @sltrib

Jun 21, 2017

Utah gate-closing case yields two new felony charges against Great Old Broad  via @sltrib

Jun 20, 2017

At 87, eco-legend Ken Sleight of Ed Abbey fame is still fighting Lake Powell  via @sltrib

Jun 19, 2017

RT @lramseth: Latest tally on #BrianHeadFire -- still just one home lost, with three damaged, extent unknown. Big plume of smoke now as fire moves east.

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What was your first job as a journalist?

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Have you ever used a typewriter?

Damn right, I was born in the 1960s

How is social media changing news?

News items need to be briefer, punchier.