Tuesday, May 24, 2022
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Wildfires are already incinerating southwestern states. 

Opinion We must come to understand what isn't working, and what cost-effective tools are not currently being used. Only because they are literally free to...

It’s Time to Stop the Public Land Giveaways to Oil and...

Opinion As Nevadans, we cherish our public lands and all they have to offer: from diverse wildlife to endless opportunities for outdoor recreation. One of...

Everyday Should Be Earth Day

Opinion  Like most Americans, I’m concerned about climate change. Sometimes I feel discouraged.  I worry about my children’s future, and I don’t always know what...

A Dog’s Tale

Opinion My dog died last week.   Well, we killed her…euthanasia is the euphemism for an invaluable salvation-like option that dogs have available, but humans do not. Jennie...

Journey of a Wild Horse Advocate

Opinion Nobody starts out as a wild horse advocate. Instead, it’s an evolutionary process–one that begins with some form of experience or exposure to one...

A New Group – Third Act

Opinion A new group ThirdAct.org is taking serious action on climate change. It was started by Bill McKibben, a well-known educator, writer, and climate activist...

The American Heritage of Wild Horses

Opinion Our history is important when it comes to managing our public lands, natural resources, and wildlife.  Much of our factual history today is being obscured...

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...

Annihilating Truth

Opinion It’s not often you get to see history made, especially here in the northwestern corner of Nevada where I live. But a couple of...

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...