Tuesday, January 25, 2022

What the Build Back Better Act Would Mean for Nevada

With the Bill’s Passage Cast in Doubt, An Opportunity to Strengthen Nevada’s Leadership Role in the American West Could Vanish With It. This weekend, the...

Greater Sage Grouse Conservation

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has initiated a planning process for the conservation of the greater sage grouse, which environmental groups say is...

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...

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...

Climate anxiety widespread

Opinion For most of us, climate change used to feel like something far removed from our everyday lives. But recently, back-to-back disasters due to climate...

Affordable housing crisis in Tahoe

Workforce housing at Lake Tahoe: It’s hard to find, it’s way too expensive, and it sometimes leaves 30 somethings stuffed together with a bunch...

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...

Rittenhouse in Nevada

Opinion A gun store in Carson City, near where I live in northern Nevada, ran an ad on their Facebook page reminding customers to ask...

Trickle Down Extremism

Opinion Trickle down extremism describes the state of county government where I live in northern Nevada. It is shorthand for the local version of the...

It’s Time to Invest in Nevada’s Natural Infrastructure

Opinion It’s becoming a devastating “new normal.” Megafires raging across the American West, destroying homes and businesses, displacing wildlife, polluting water supplies, and scarring landscapes....