Items by Staff

Week in review: May 5
Week in review: May 5
After AHCA passes, the Western senators to watch. Plus a baby bison is born and new rules for oil and gas.
Bundy trials; Congress’ attack on science; a dirty West
Week in review: April 28
Week in review: April 28
Trump opens offshore drilling, an ode to cacti and a look at monument critics’ claims.
Week in review: April 21
Week in review: April 21
Yucca is back, Chaffetz is out (for now), plus a game of Follow the Beaver.
Week in review: April 14
Week in review: April 14
Water to flow in Oroville spillway, Bertha breaks through and a dinosaur for Moab.
Week in review: April 7
Week in review: April 7
Trump helps controversial water project in Mojave; EPA cuts; DAPL doubts.
Zinke’s Interior takes shape; Big Rec’s big move; solar shift
Week in review: March 31
Week in review: March 31
Essential stories for understanding Trump’s climate order; plus a few weekend reads.
Week in review: March 24
Week in review: March 24
Keystone permit OK’d, Utah solar incentives rollback and white nose in Texas; plus HCN reading recommendations.
Clearer skies; Western govs court Pruitt; Clean Water Rule too far?
Week in review: March 16
Week in review: March 16
A leader for the BLM, disappearances on public lands and bison’s origin story: HCN staff’s reading recommendations.
Week in review: March 10
Week in review: March 10
Malheur trials come to a close, new wind record, the battle for Zinke’s seat — what the staff of HCN is reading this week.
Sportsmen prepare for battle; NOAA matters; ICE raids
Week in review: March 3
Week in review: March 3
Arizona’s solar fights, Nevada development and a jaguar spotting are among the stories grabbing HCN writers’ attention this week.
One in, two out; methane rules; facts and democracy
One in, two out; methane rules; facts and democracy
HCN.org news in brief.
Week in review: February 17
Week in review: February 17
What we’re reading this week.
Week in review: February 10
Week in review: February 10
What we’re reading this week.
Trump on energy; Obamacare numbers; guerilla archiving
Trump on energy; Obamacare numbers; guerilla archiving
HCN.org news in brief.
Week in review: February 3
Week in review: February 3
What we’re reading this week.
The threatened ESA; Canada’s contradicting climate goals; revolutionary consumers
DAPL dispatch; forgotten funds; Obama’s rush to the end
DAPL dispatch; forgotten funds; Obama’s rush to the end
HCN.org news in brief.
Through the years: Here’s what to read on Obama’s presidency
Through the years: Here’s what to read on Obama’s presidency
High Country News stories show how Obama wrangled the West.
Solar jobs for miners; millipede discovery; drought’s effects
Election 2016 roundup, Greens prepare for battle, Latino voters turn out
Malheur verdict, chubs and understanding #NoDAPL
Malheur verdict, chubs and understanding #NoDAPL
HCN.org news in brief
The aftereffects of Malheur, wild horse dust-ups and firefighting
Groundwater without borders, detention for profit and a new generation of farms
Winners of the 2016 HCN reader photography contest
Winners of the 2016 HCN reader photography contest
Audience and editor favorites from our national parks.
Disappearing pika and coal’s latest hurdle
Disappearing pika and coal’s latest hurdle
HCN.org news in brief.
What we’re reading about the Bundy trial in Oregon
What we’re reading about the Bundy trial in Oregon
A guide to making sense of the courtroom drama, as the trial begins.
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