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Environmentalists hope action will follow new state stance on climate. [Read More]
The Trump administration wants a road built through an Alaska wildlife refuge for medical needs – but commerce may be the real reason. [Read More]
Tags: Earth - Trump - Alaska
And why we have a right to be here. [Read More]
Be it by the barrel of a carbine or a mail-order DNA test, the American spirit demands the disappearance of Indigenous people. [Read More]
In Wyoming, Trump's energy dominance mandate could irreparably devastate mule deer migrations. [Read More]
A new study shows broad recovery but doesn't dive into the problems that remain. [Read More]
The funding stalemate has halted Department of Agriculture programs that the rural West relies on. [Read More]
In pursuit of a 'Green New Deal,' don't forget public lands. [Read More]
Can newly elected progressives convince party leaders to embrace a bold climate agenda? [Read More]
Educators hope this Los Angeles elementary school will foster a commitment to science and conservation. [Read More]
In the West and elsewhere, suburban areas are growing as cities decline. [Read More]
Tags: West - nation - suburbs
In November, voters will decide how to balance resource development and salmon habitat protections. [Read More]
Without emissions regulations, the 'clean' fossil fuel is as dirty as coal. [Read More]
Tags: Trump - clean - methane
The critical Violence Against Women Act is set to expire at the end of this month. [Read More]
Amid a desolate mess in Cisco, Utah, a young woman resurrects a home. [Read More]
Southern New Mexico offers a testing ground for Trump's vision for energy dominance. [Read More]
Editorial staffers relocate, HCN receives an award and an editor gets married! [Read More]
San Juan County says 'Make it Monumental' while asking for exemption from the Antiquities Act. [Read More]
There are many ways a determined outsider can transform a place. [Read More]
Philosophy teaches us little more than how to confuse our settled opinions. [Read More]
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