From the Blogs

High Country News has a new website!
High Country News has a new website!
How and why we’ve changed it.
How much money is a healthy ecosystem worth?
Alaska’s Senate race and the fate of the West’s public lands
Alaska’s Senate race and the fate of the West’s public lands
Republicans look to Alaska in their bid to overtake the U.S. Senate.
Senate, House nearing a budget?
Yes, thanks for nothing, but it’'s better than the alternative.
Rants from the Hill: Speaking of Wild Horses
Rants from the Hill: Speaking of Wild Horses
Why read the article when you can read the thread instead?
Discovery: Good ol' tallgrass was formed by good ol' bacteria
Putting politics before science won’t save the lobo
The fate of these iconic animals could be decided in the next year.
Rants from the Hill: Towering Cell Phone Trees
The cell phone tower disguised as a tree is the new invasive exotic.
Wonderful, gritty 'Indian Relay' documentary airs on PBS
Rants from the Hill: Seashells on Desert Mountaintops
A story of the old earth and its young inhabitants.
Green slime – coming soon to a lake near you?
Toxic algae blooms, the result of warmer temperatures, ag and septic runoff, are fouling lakes and ponds across America. Yuck.
Policy blueprint for a renewable energy future
America's Power Plan
Killer bees could help solve honeybee colony collapse
True Believers would destroy the Indian health system
A proposal to defund the Affordable Care Act could have grave consequences.
What IS glamping, anyway?
Fight the Green River nuclear reactors project in Utah
A judge will hear a bid this month from environmentalists aiming to stop the development.