Items by Ed Quillen

Another angle on wolves
How wolves improve the water supply
The nature of nature
The nature of nature
Christo's "Over the River" project is just one more in a series of human alterations to the Arkansas River.
The difficult windows of September
Sticky old windows don't adjust well to changing temperatures
A new twist in an old contention
Concerns about "exporting water"
Remembering Labor on Labor Day
Why mining jobs pay pretty well these days
The harm of hallowed ground
The harm of hallowed ground
Why do we fight over places where bad things happened?
Educational benefits
Things you learn when you leave town
New Mexico gets most back from Washington
For every $1 sent to the feds, New Mexico gets $2.03
Another way to see immigration
It's part of a bigger picture with a long story
Colorado's bizarre primary
U.N. plots, plagiarism and a third-party spoiler
Over the River controversy continues
BLM releases draft EIS on immense, though temporary, art installation
The meaning of marmot whistles
The meaning of marmot whistles
Communication among our high-country rodents
Fraud is fraud
Fraud is fraud
Why some of us think a politician's plagiarism is a big deal
Not good news for the locals
Not good news for the locals
Afghanis might learn from history what happens to people who live above valuable minerals.
Push polls in the Rockies
Fortunately, my machine answered their machine
Going by the law
Rural county commissioners didn't have much choice but to approve Nestle water plan
 Who's in charge of immigration?
Who's in charge of immigration?
It's a federal responsibility -- not that of state or local government.
A Grand Disappointment
New Colorado River book is flawed from the start
Utah vs. the United States of America
Utah vs. the United States of America
The Beehive state challenges the feds on land ownership and usage.
Why not fees on Fourteeners?
Why not fees on Fourteeners?
A Forest Service proposal to charge fees at popular Fourteeners might result in fewer tourists -- who spend more.
The great Colorado non-scandal
Much ado about politics as usual
Regional variations in the GOP
Differences between Southern and Western Republicans
Names in high places
Surveyors top out our mountains
Wildfire costs rising
Limiting rural real-estate development could save tax money
The Arizona solution
The Arizona solution
An Arizona Solution
Make everyone in the state produce citizenship papers.
Utah Republicans dump incumbent senator
Robert Bennett wasn't sufficiently conservative
That old-time separation
One president who believed in the First Amendment
Myths about myths
Some 'Green Energy' criticisms don't hold up
More than a starter castle
Tom Chapman's latest development
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