Books

Climate change is the ultimate neo-noir subject
Climate change is the ultimate neo-noir subject
The novel ‘Something New Under the Sun’ treats a smoke-filled Los Angeles as its own genre.
How will humans live through ecological collapse?
How will humans live through ecological collapse?
In ‘Believers,’ Lisa Wells profiles ordinary people who want to lead less destructive lives.
The incarcerated women battling wildfires
The incarcerated women battling wildfires
In ‘Breathing Fire,’ Jaime Lowe uncovers the benefits and drawbacks of California’s inmate fire program.
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.
Public lands of the future
The free market's role in ecosystem management will be be discussed at a conference Natural Resources Law Center in Boulder, Colo.
Moving beyond stalemate
A report by the Northwest Policy center explores moving past the economy vs. the environment stalemate.
Indian law clinic
The Indian Law Clinic at the University of Colorado specializes in Native American Law.
Fat tires
The second annual Fat Tire mountainbiking festival is held in Socorro, N.M.
Culture in crisis
A critical review of the ranching film "Western Ranching: Culture in Crisis.'
Combat Zones
'Combat Zoning: Military Land-Use Planning in Nevada' by David Loomis, is reviewed.
White sturgeon needs help
White Sturgeon may be designated as an endangered species.
Wake up, Christians
'It's Not Easy Being Green' newsletter is a wake-up call for Christian environmentalists.
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