Antivenom is dangerously low or exhausted in many parts of the U.S. In the first part of a series looking at this public health issue, it turns out the solution may be a drug from Mexico credited with saving lives throughout the Southwest "Venom Belt."
Builders project that $300 million in local, state and federal revenue would also be lost during the project's life.
A group takes blind teenagers to the Grand Canyon to experience one of nature's wonders.
The parks did receive about $1 billion dollars of stimulus funding, but that went to repair park roads and to fix visitor centers.
Many factors contribute to the drop in consumption. They include increased awareness; federal, state and municipal water restrictions; and even the mortgage foreclosure crisis.
That part of the border is easily crossed from Mexico by people on foot. The only border fence anywhere near there is meant to stop vehicles, not people.
The tribe has been struggling for decades to get more drinking water. Now they are on the verge of a historic agreement that will help them get a share of the Colorado River.
The agency announced the temporary measure as it considers a permanent ban.
Aggravating the fire season this year is a severe drought, which is especially hurting southern New Mexico.
One of the biggest ongoing problems is their pastureland. All of it burned away.