Tuesday, January 25, 2022

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....

A Crash Course on the Economics of Climate

Opinion            By now, almost everybody (looking at you, Heartland Institute) knows that climate change is an environmental crisis that demands action. I won’t dwell on...

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...

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...

CDFW Offers Grants to Cannabis Cultivators

News Brief Today, the California Department of Fish and Wildlife’s (CDFW) Cannabis Restoration Grant Program (CRGP) announced a call for concept proposals in preparation for...

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...

Science Versus Politics

Opinion Recently, a U.S. Geological Survey study (USGS) by Peter Coates, Ph.D., et.al looked at the relationship between wild horses and numbers of male greater...

Broad Coalition of Groups Petition Fish and Wildlife Service to re-list...

News Brief On July 29, a coalition of 70 conservation, Indigenous, and animal welfare groups filed a formal petition with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife...

As Wolves Return to California – Communication with Ranchers a Key...

The Beckwourth wolf pack in northern California’s Plumas County was discovered in May of 2021 after reports of a wolf attack on a yearling...

Diverse Coalition Demands an End to New Diversions from the Colorado...

With the Colorado River and its largest reservoirs at alarmingly low levels, a coalition of eleven organizations from across the Colorado River Basin gathered...