Items by Becky Rumsey
Animas-La Plata backers unveil a leaner new version of the proposed dam - A-LP "Lite" - but opponents still have plenty of criticism.
Residents of the San Luis Valley win a victory in court for their land-use rights on the Taylor Ranch.
In 1970, when Earth Day was born and Rudy Schafer was working for the California Department of Education, he managed the state's environmental education program but wasn't content to leave it at that.
- Jane Shafroth on Rants from the Hill: The aliens that make Nevada home
- Irene S on No direction home
- Richard Crow on Ranch Diaries: Why cowboy life is intense
- Richard Crow on Mass shootings in Western states, by the numbers
- Mary Mcallister on Wildland restoration is like marriage: An imperfect work in progress