A group of determined activists in Mountain View, N.M., fights for environmental justice in a poor and polluted neighborhood.
by Arla Shephard and Ray Ring,
Feb 01, 2010
Environmental pioneer Stewart Udall and his wife, Lee, ask
their grandchildren to be “steadfast enemies of
by Stewart and Lee Udall,
Mar 31, 2008
The GOAT Blog
An appeal filed today challenges a hasty permit revision for Arizona's Black Mesa Complex.
by Terray Sylvester,
Jan 22, 2009
Jana Hughes, of Hobbs, N.M., does not find dairies to be good neighbors. Janet Claborn, of Muleshoe, Texas, has recruited 14 dairies to her town and sees them as an economic development blessing.
by Stephanie Paige Ogburn,
Nov 27, 2011
The GOAT Blog
Bush Administration tries again to work around Clean Water Act.
by Felice Pace,
Jul 31, 2008
Asarco wants to reopen a copper smelter in downtown El
Paso, but Robert Rowley remembers the old smelter’s pollution
and all the sickness it caused.
by Robert Rowley,
May 14, 2007
Soil samples from the yards of two Yakima families showed intriguing but not always comforting results.
by Rebecca Clarren,
Dec 05, 2010
Some of the less-publicized political appointments of
George W. Bush’s second term will have huge effects on the
West. Meet the people who will direct the EPA and the departments
of Energy, Agriculture and the Interior.
by Laura Paskus,
Feb 07, 2005
California has a lot to teach the Interior West –
particularly about clean energy and water conservation
by Paul Larmer,
May 01, 2006
Even as the air over power plants clears, the coal
combustion waste on the ground gets worse – and the EPA seems
disinclined to deal with the problem.
by Jonathan Thompson,
Nov 26, 2007