Books

Explore landscapes redefined by human influence
Explore landscapes redefined by human influence
In a new book, a photographer captures our collisions with nature.
Photos: Life in migration
Photos: Life in migration
Wildlife species make their quests to mate, give birth, feed and seek shelter across the American West.
An outsider’s perspective on the West
An outsider’s perspective on the West
A Basque writer transplanted to Nevada takes a critical look at American culture.
Getting rich quickly
A conference on resort development features experts from Vail, Aspen, Whistler, Banff and Orlando.
Does the Media Get It?
Northwest Media and Environment conference is planned to help the media get a better understanding of the Northwest.
Dispatches from the front
The Rocky Mountain Front Advisory Council publishes "HomeFront', a new newsletter about the frontrange of the Rockies.
Designing a new west
Conference in Estes Park, Colo., focuses on economic development, land-use planning and sustainability.
Denver vs. the Western Slope
Club 20 conference will explore rural Colorado's stormy relationship with the powers in Denver.
Bringing back the bogs
A conference to discuss the protection and restoration of Colorado riparian areas takes place in Boulder.
Anti-cow conclave
The Public Lands Network will host a conference titled "National Public Lands Grazing Abuse.'
Downsizing defense
The Department of Energy sets scoping meetings on downsizing its nuclear weapons complex.
American Ground Zero: The Secret Nuclear War
Book excerpts from 'American Ground Zero: The Secret Nuclear War' by Carole Gallagher.
American declared war on ... Utah
'American Ground Zero: The Secret Nuclear War' by Carole Gallagher shows the victims' side of nuclear testing.
Prairie birds take a nosedive
The Great Plains bird populations are declining.
Overlooking overgrazing
BLM employees submit a report charging their agency with rangeland degradation.
New role for land grants
A conference on the role of Land-Grant universities is sponsored by Utah State University.
Let the public through
An upcoming vote on a Salt Lake County ordinance could help ensure access to public lands.
Green directory
EcoNet publishes a directory of groups working on environment.
From flakes to chips
The Colorado Archaeological Society sponsors an archaeology conference.
Crockpot pork and dock
'Gathering and Cooking Wild Plants of the Great Plains' by Kay Young examines the world of wild edibles.
Cracking the WIPP
A watchdog group says WIPP fails to meet DOE safety standards.
Brazil of the north
Canada's Future Forest Alliance says Canada's forests are threatened by logging interests.
The American lion
'Cougar: The American Lion' by Kevin Hansen exposes the habits of the elusive predator.
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