Nature and Environment

The Art of Paying Attention: Behind the Scenes of The Arizona Highways Wildlife Guide

Feb 2, 2017 Photographers share the stories behind some of their favorite photos.

Inside the Arizona Highways Wildlife Guide

Feb 2, 2017 Also on Arizona Spotlight: From the Women's March to a Political Movement; Géza Röhrig's Holocaust Remembrance

Satellites Reveal Shrinking Water, Bare Shorelines in Lower Grand Canyon

Feb 2, 2017 The drought-driven changes could affect recreation and wildlife.

At Arizona's Kartchner Caverns, Science Supports Stewardship — And Vice Versa

Feb 2, 2017 The Cochise County landmark is more than just a tourist draw.

Shrinking Lake Mead Water Levels Could Trigger Official Shortage

Feb 1, 2017 50 percent chance for cuts to water shares.

NAU Study: Some Success In Pine Forests With Managed Wildfires

Feb 1, 2017 Moderate-severity fires can restore historical conditions in certain areas.

Deep, Two-Mile Fissure Discovered Near Picacho Peak

Jan 25, 2017 Fissures are deep cracks in the earth caused by over pumping of groundwater.

Freeze Warning in Effect in Pima and Pinal Counties, O'odham Nation

Jan 24, 2017 Temperatures expected to be at or below freezing through Wednesday.

Arizona Still Untouched by Disease Deadly to Deer

Jan 23, 2017 Chronic Wasting Disease has affected herds in other Western states.

Study: Lake Mead Shortage Could Slow Home Construction, Agriculture

Jan 23, 2017 Drought declaration would cause rationing that would affect adequate water supplies.

Take a Break in Tiger's Tap Room

Jan 20, 2017 Also on Arizona Spotlight: An endangered species update; Digna Theatre Company combines art with human rights; Adiba Nelson essay; and sculptor Barbara Grygutis honored with new book.

EPA: Toxic Chemicals Released in Arizona Rose in 2015

Jan 17, 2017 Pollutants released into the air, water and land was up 12% from the prior year.

Monsanto Seeks Tax Break Amid Vocal Opposition in Pima County

Jan 13, 2017 Plus, how the governor's priorities align with technical education needs; checking in with Oro Valley.

Marana Schools to Receive $500K for Cleaner Buses

Jan 12, 2017 It's the only district in Arizona to receive funding for bus emissions.

Pima County Meetings Air Objections to Monsanto Site

Jan 12, 2017 The first of five took place in Oro Valley earlier this week, mostly serving as venue for opposition.

2015 Spill Dumped 540 Tons of Metals into River, EPA Says

Jan 9, 2017 Wastewater from the Colorado mine turned rivers yellow.

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