Monday, August 15, 2022

Nevada beekeepers rally in opposition to apiary ban

Carson City - A hybrid bee, a mix of European honey bee and more aggressive African bee escaped quarantine in 1957 in Brazil, and...

Senate Joint Resolution 3 (SJR3):  Postscript and Sayonara 

Recently, The Sierra Nevada Ally hosted point-counterpoint pieces regarding SJR 3, a now deceased joint resolution before the Nevada Legislature, urging Congress to reduce wild...

Flint Street Farm – a one-time Reno parking lot now feeds...

Among many of the social, economic, and cultural issues COVID-19 has cast light upon is that of our food supply and distribution networks—and the...

KCA, a Reno Nevada based mining company, suspended gold mine in...

By Jennifer Moore, Associate Fellow with the Institute for Policy Studies Global Economy Program, and Ellen Moore, International Mining Campaign Manager with Earthworks When Nevada-based...

Cortez Masto, Rosen send bipartisan, bicameral letter urging USDA support for...

U.S. Senator Catherine Cortez Masto (D-Nev.) led a bipartisan, bicameral letter with U.S. Senators Jacky Rosen (D-Nev.) and John Thune (R-S.D.) along with U.S....

Great Basin Water Network Showcase of a Drought Year Water Tour...

Opinion With Hoover Dam and Southern Nevada in the backdrop, the water-related headlines this summer are largely focusing on the Colorado River and cities like...

The Lessons a Pandemic Yields

Opinion What we have individually and collectively endured for over a year with Covid-19 has yielded many learning opportunities if we reflect on what has...

Wild Horse Wars

Opinion The morning sun illuminated the Cascade-Siskiyou Mountains around my cabin in the wilderness. Just outside my window stood a beautiful wild mare with her...

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...

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...