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  • The Latest: A New Mexico county is first in the nation to ban fracking

    The Latest: A New Mexico county is first in the nation to ban fracking

    Mora County joins a national trend in local control over oil and gas development

  • Coping with two-headed fish and other effects of selenium

    Coping with two-headed fish and other effects of selenium

    Researchers try to determine if unhealthy amounts of selenium are entering Western soil and water due to energy development.

  • Sound science

    Sound science

    Clint Francis studies how the noise of oil and gas development affects the behavior of nesting birds.

  • Native power in Tucson

    Native power in Tucson

    HCN sponsors a conference on energy development and environmental activism on the Hopi and Navajo reservations; visitors; planning; corrections.

  • Storing fat from the feeding frenzy

    Westerners need to prepare for the next economic bust by saving money from today’s energy boom, just as black bears store calories in the form of fat in order to get through the winter

  • Energy without hypocrisy

    Natural gas is a wonderful thing, but our need for it does not outweigh our responsibility to the land

  • Election-year environmentalism

    The Bush administration halts three gas wells on Montana’s Rocky Mountain Front, and tosses a few more election-year bones to environmentalists and hunters

  • Oil and gas drilling could oust elk — and Boy Scouts

    Plans for oil, gas and coalbed methane development in northern New Mexico’s Valle Vidal have aroused the opposition of environmentalists, ranchers, hunters, and the Boy Scouts

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