Climate Change and the West

For the love of trees
For the love of trees
When trees change due to the planet’s shifting climate, we change too.
The great nonflagration?
The great nonflagration?
Despite a few high-profile wildfires, 2013 was a fairly quiet fire season after all.
In the land of getting nothing done
In the land of getting nothing done
A delegation of outdoor recreationists go to D.C. to lobby for climate action — and walk into the congressional shutdown.
Why we don’t "get" climate change
Why we don’t "get" climate change
Does humanity’s poor time-depth perception explain our lack of environmental coordination?
Ski mountains move to stop climate change
Ski mountains move to stop climate change
Recreation is one potential casualty of a changing climate.
What’s in the water in Woods Cross?
What’s in the water in Woods Cross?
A Salt Lake City suburb weighs environmental risk as it grapples with drinking water contamination
I will fight fire no more
I will fight fire no more
A wildland firefighter reflects on joys and sorrows of her fighting career, and on why she's leaving the field.
Another highway will only worsen Utah's air pollution issues
Another highway will only worsen Utah's air pollution issues
Despite the governor's attempts to reduce driving, Utah transportation officials are proposing yet another major roadway in the greater Salt Lake area.