Friday, May 20, 2022

Sometimes the Moral Arc of the Universe

Opinion In January, a family on a hike near Las Vegas came upon a fox caught in a leghold trap. The family’s dog narrowly escaped...

BLM Mismanagement of American Wild Horses Burdening Taxpayers

Opinion Most Americans today realize that in many cases money drives politics and policy. Natural resources management in America today suffers from that fact. In regard...

More Fire and Smoke – A Solution for Wildfire?

Opinion Existing posits, methods, and tactics that attempt to address the accelerating growth of abnormally hot and large wildfires are empirically proven failures on the...

Denial of boutique slaughterhouse leads to accusations of ‘NIMBYism’ and concerns...

While many individuals who come to the western Sierra region fall in love as soon as they lay eyes on its beautiful green fields...

Wild Horses Not Being Treated Fairly by BLM and Ranchers, etc.

Opinion The recent response editorial (RGJ 1/27/2022) by Dennis Golden is full of hyperbole and bias as concerns the wild horses, livestock, and other presences...

Inextricably Linked: Understanding the Ties Between Climate Adaptation and Economic Opportunity

The implications of a changing climate are being felt in communities all across the state of California. Drought, wildfire, and torrential rains have begun...

Nevada Wildlife Conservation Efforts

On a cold black December morning, two hunters slid into their warm clothing to prepare for the day’s hunt. They’d been stalking the buck...

Wild Harvest – Part 2

A farmer’s almanac  I wasn’t about to eat just anything, though. I needed some guidance from someone who knew what an edible crop looked like—both...

Wild Harvest – Part 1

Wild harvest - Part 1 I’ve lived in Reno’s West University neighborhood my whole life. It’s a small swath of the city, a few miles...

Wildfires and Wild Horses

Opinion Happy New Year. But sadly we're starting the year with a horrific mid-winter incinerating wildfire in Boulder County Colorado and that unfolding disaster. Given this...