High Country News June 09, 2014
National security runs roughshod over the Arizona wild.
A radioactive leak in New Mexico will make solutions to our waste problem even more elusive.
Why is this shrimp fishery nearly conflict-free?
Scientists and snowmobilers team up for smarter wolverine management.
Pumpjacks and tanks make good neighbors.
State and tribes disagree.
If Congress won’t act to protect public lands, the President will.
No agency can be expected to care for the environment if the citizens who empower it don’t pay attention.
The passing of a wilderness advocate, and an HCN correspondent moves to North Dakota.
Writers on the Range
Recreational dredgers can wreck stream beds.
Paintings of riotous natural beauty and horrific destruction.
Review of “The Urban Bestiary” by Lyanda Lynn Haupt
Review of “Ahead of the Flaming Front: A Life on Fire” by Jerry D. Mathes II
Every generation must decide what to do with the lives that preceded theirs.
Heard Around the West
Mishaps and mayhem from around the region.
Photographs of people and places in flux.