Items by Ben Goldfarb

Rain watch
Rain watch
What to expect from the likely El Niño summer across the West.
The Latest: Coal companies seek export terminals beyond the Northwest
The Latest: Coal companies seek export terminals beyond the Northwest
Would-be coal exporters plan to circumvent Northwestern opposition by using terminals elsewhere in North America.
Rock Art of the Grand Canyon Region
Rock Art of the Grand Canyon Region
A book that journeys through geologic time.
A bear named Irene
A bear named Irene
Grizzlies make a tenuous comeback in Montana’s Cabinet-Yaak Ecosystem.
The Latest: Two energy giants forced to clean up uranium mess
The Latest: Two energy giants forced to clean up uranium mess
Kerr-McGee and Anadarko to put billions into detoxing.
49 trout streams of southern Colorado
49 trout streams of southern Colorado
A review of the guidebook 49 trout streams of southern Colorado
Threatened lynx are bycatch in Idaho trapping resurgence
Hippos spark management debate
Hippos spark management debate
Nation's most fearsome invasive species wreaks havoc on Western waterways.
The Latest: Another Hanford whistleblower fired
The Latest: Another Hanford whistleblower fired
A long history of mismanagement at the nuclear waste site drags on.
The legend behind Salvation Mountain
The legend behind Salvation Mountain
Artist Leonard Knight dies at 82.
Pacific Crest Trail: A Journey in Photographs by Chris Alexander
Pacific Crest Trail: A Journey in Photographs by Chris Alexander
A hiker documents the entire trail on his five-month journey.
The Latest: Nevada charges renewable energy companies for eco mitigation
The Latest: Nevada charges renewable energy companies for eco mitigation
A pilot project tries to prevent large-scale degradation.
HCN welcomes new interns
HCN welcomes new interns
Two new team members have arrived for our six-month journalism boot camp.
The Latest: Yellowstone bison get no vaccination or additional grazing land
The Latest: Yellowstone bison get no vaccination or additional grazing land
Officials rejected both proposals recently.
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    Tales from scores of ex-employees unearth the human costs of an economy that runs on copper.
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  • GENERAL MANAGER
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  • IMPROVED LOT
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  • CANYONLANDS FIELD INSTITUTE
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    Specializing in native seeds and seed mixes for western states.
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    Outstanding location near the world famous Ojo Caliente Mineral Spring Resort. Classic adobe Mercantile complete w/living quarters, separate 6 unit B&B, metal building and spacious...