Several federal agencies are translocating juvenile humpback chub to ensure the endangered fish's survival.
An endangered fish that lives in the Grand Canyon is no longer on the brink of extinction.
March 22, 2018
Congress is expected to vote this week on a spending bill that includes money critical to fight severe wildfires across the western U.S.
March 22, 2018
The mining industry filed two petitions Friday with the U.S. Supreme Court asking for review of a ban on uranium mining on land surrounding Grand Canyon National Park.
March 10, 2018
Grand Canyon tourists
Nine members of Congress introduced a bill Wednesday that would use revenue from energy produced on federal lands and waters to pay to fix national park infrastructure.
March 07, 2018
Navajo Horses
Navajo Nation officials have declared an emergency drought. At the same time the tribe is grappling with the impacts of wild horses overgrazing on the dry landscape.
February 28, 2018
Cities along the U.S.-Mexico border have a water problem, mostly in keeping enough fresh water available for the region. A conference to be held in late February is intended to address the issue.
February 26, 2018
Arizona representatives will travel to Hermosillo as part of their continuing trade partnerships and to foster new alliances, as some new players could be added to the so-called 'megaregion'.
February 12, 2018
In a new poll, Native Americans say a major problem they face is “institutional discrimination.” In Indian Country they call it environmental racism. During World War II and the Cold War, mining companies blasted 30 million tons of uranium out of Navajo land, abandoning more than 500 mines. Since then, many Navajo have died of conditions linked to contamination.
November 20, 2017
Uranium Mine
The Flagstaff City Council passed a resolution against the transportation of uranium ore through the city and neighboring communities this week.
November 09, 2017
Katie Lee
Iconic Glen Canyon activist Katie Lee died Wednesday morning. She was 98. Lee grew up in Tucson and moved to Hollywood to become an actress. But in the 1950s, when she took a rafting trip down the Colorado River, she abandoned her acting career for a life of exploring, singing about and fighting fiercely for Glen Canyon and the Colorado River.
November 01, 2017


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