The staff of High Country News discuss the solutions small towns are trying to patch up their healthcare.
Senior scientist Jay Famiglietti’s research looks at the West and the world’s dwindling water resources.
Turf wars and management missteps have hurt the recovery of Arizona and New Mexico’s remaining wolf packs, leaving them dangerously inbred.
State agencies are having success countering New Mexico’s overdose epidemic by increasing access to opiate antidotes.
USGS now says the region has the nation’s second-largest reserves, but a flush market means little will change for now.
In Colorado’s oil- and gas-producing counties, science teachers broach a thorny subject in their own backyard.
For an agency that researches non-lethal predator control, they sure kill a lot of critters. HCN writers discuss an agency trying to rethink its role.