High Country News August 16, 2010
Young undocumented immigrants thrive in the U.S. -- until they turn 18 and the law cracks down.
Can U.S. environmentalists derail a huge Canadian tar sands project that affects this side of the border?
River otters are once again doing well in Colorado.
Imperial Oil's plan to transport gigantic equipment to Alberta, Canada, will require major work on highways in Idaho and Montana.
Clint Francis studies how the noise of oil and gas development affects the behavior of nesting birds.
Young people dressed in graduation caps and gowns protest for immigration reform.
Steve Lewis explores Alaskan caves and works hard to protect both them and the landscape above them.
Sometimes a close encounter with wildlife is a little too close for the wildlife's comfort.
High Country News gets rain, and visitors; new books from our contributors; Debra Utacia Krol wins award; correction.
Reading the short stories and poems in Sherman Alexie's War Dances is like watching an intricate dance.
In Brian Hart's first novel, Then Came the Evening, people are trapped in a tragic drama partly of their own making.