Nature and Environment

Wildfires Fan Political Flames

Jul 8, 2011 Thin Arizona's forests to stop fires, legislators urge, but others say it's not so simple

Aiding Wildfire's Wilder Victims

Jul 7, 2011 Displaced and injured animals get help from Tucson educational and rescue centers

Bugs Tell Story of Fire and Stream

Jun 28, 2011 Aquatic insects in the Chiricahua Mountains help biologists understand fire's impact

Web Feature: The Wildfire Women

Jun 19, 2011 The all-female Apache 8 crew broke down barriers as it battled fires across the West

Shelter for Fire's Forgotten Victims

Jun 17, 2011 As the Monument Fire scorches Southern Arizona, many struggle to save pets, wildlife and livestock

To Build a Village

Jun 9, 2011 Hear the story of Kate Tirion, a Patagonia woman who is hoping to help rebuild Haiti using the environmentally sustainable principles of permaculture.

Arizona Fires Blaze On

Jun 9, 2011 The nation watches as multiple fires scattered throughout the state scorch near-record-breaking stretches of Arizona's landscape

Fire Danger Closes Coronado National Forest

Jun 7, 2011 Public not allowed in forest until rains reduce fire danger

A Tour of Kartchner Caverns with Gary Tenen

Jun 3, 2011 The cave's co-discoverer revisits Kartchner often, and finds it still amazes him 40 years later. A tireless evangelist for the cave he still refers to as "Xanadu", Gary Tenen invited Mark Duggan to accompany him on a recent trip underground.

Reclaiming An Oasis in the Desert

May 24, 2011 With the help of a water treatment plant, a stretch of the Santa Cruz River south of Tucson is returning to life

Episode 18: State Water Situation Still Serious

May 13, 2011 A snowy winter won't save Arizona from its water woes, but does give water managers more time to plan for inevitable drier periods ahead

Saving the Past, One Seed At a Time

May 12, 2011 Tucson's Native Seeds/SEARCH preserves and promotes the desert's native and heirloom species

An Alliance for Altar Valley

May 2, 2011 People from different backgrounds are joining forces for a common cause: preserving the Altar Valley watershed

Stressed Trees Spark Planting Shift

Apr 8, 2011 When the thermometer dipped into the teens earlier this year, it damaged or killed many trees; now a popular city program is helping residents pick up the pieces

New Weather Service Science Officer Settles In, Talks Upcoming Weather

Apr 8, 2011 An early fascination with the monsoon, and an early prediction of this year's rain

The Archeological Treasures of Homolovi State Park

Mar 23, 2011 Discover a place in Northern Arizona that is sacred land to the Hopi, a budget-troubled state park, and a storehouse of ancient relics.

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