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  • Closing the loop

    On the Navajo Reservation, Indigenous Community Enterprises is using thinned small trees from fire-prone, overgrown forests to build hogans for housing - and the tribal economy as well.

  • Learning from John Sawhill

  • Bones of Contention

    Anthropologist Christy Turner has stirred up a lot of controversy with his book, "Man Corn: Cannibalism and Violence in the Prehistoric American Southwest."

  • A giant plume into the air

    The controversial Mohave power plant in Laughlin, Nev., is a huge operation that provides pollution as well as power to the Southwest.

  • New rules seek to cap canyon flights

    The Clinton administration's attempt to increase flight-free zones in Grand Canyon upsets air-tour operators and conservationists who say the new rules aren't tough enough.

  • Pact promises cleaner canyon air

    The Grand Canyon Visibility Transport Commission issues an ambitious proposed air-quality cleanup blueprint for the Colorado Plateau.

  • Here's a chance to speak up for clean air

    The Grand Canyon Visibility Transport Commission gives people a chance to comment on the need to clean up the air in Grand Canyon and the Colorado Plateau.

  • The West is hard at work, destroying its past

    Grand Canyon Trust report shows Colorado Plateau archaeological sites being vandalized at an alarming rate.

  • Who speaks for the Colorado Plateau?

    Grand Canyon Trust uses non-confrontational style to help shape future of the Southwest's Colorado Plateau.

  • Tribe wins back stolen water

    A century-long battle for water rights waged by the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community in Arizona ended as Western film rarely do: The Indians won.

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