Monday, August 15, 2022

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...

Let’s be honest about cattle, wild horses, and climate solutions

Opinion - Erik Molvar and Charlotte Roe The global COP26 agreement opened a few new doors for addressing climate change, but the omissions speak volumes....

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...

Walker Lake – the legal saga continues with the endgame in...

Walker Lake, one of 3 endorheic lakes in the western United States, at one time supported an essential fishery and ecosystem for the Walker...

Wolf Pup Killings a “Black Eye” to Idaho, Counterproductive for Ranchers

Last week, representatives from several conservation organizations sent a letter appealing to US Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack to stop the killing of wolf...

Hydroponics – farming’s indoor future

The year 2020 will go down in history as one of the most challenging years in the modern age. Not only for the COVID-19...

Water Pollution Control Permit for Thacker Pass Lithium Mine

Opinion To the Nevada Division of Environmental Protection, and to the public. My name is Max Wilbert. I am a community organizer, author, wilderness guide, and...

Utah Pushes Forward on New Pipeline Near Great Basin National Park

Opinion During a summer of continued drought, a thirsty Utah town and the federal government are moving quickly to siphon water away from Nevada.  Federal regulators...

Virginia Range Wild Horses

Opinion A review of natural history shows that humankind has been poor stewards of the American landscape and wildlife.  Humans don’t like to assume the blame...

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...