Nature and Environment

29 More Desert Bighorn Sheep Released in Santa Catalinas

Nov 16, 2015 23 ewes, 6 rams join more than 3 dozen already living in Pusch Ridge area.

Arizona Town Hall Takes on Water Use, Planning

Nov 16, 2015 Resulting report will address water resources, environmental issues.

Freezing Temps Hit Southern Arizona Early

Nov 12, 2015 The mercury dipped into the teens in areas last night.

Bill Would Reform Mining Law, Make Companies Clean Up

Nov 10, 2015 Instead of taxpayers paying to clean up mine sites, burden would fall to companies

Mt. Lemmon Smartphone Driving Tour Developed at UA

Nov 10, 2015 Free audio app transforms winding road into 'journey of discovery.'

Wildfire Added to List of Threats to Condor Population

Nov 9, 2015 Study shows about half of wild birds live long enough to raise a chick

Arizona Spotlight for November 6, 2015

Nov 6, 2015 A walking meditation in the All Souls Procession; How does a warrior heal?; Developing Tucson's startup culture; What will local election results mean for Tucson?

METRO WEEK: Keeping Tucson's Landfill from Filling Up

Oct 30, 2015 Moving the weigh scales and admin offices will allow landfill expansion.

More Bighorn Sheep Coming to Santa Catalinas Near Tucson

Oct 30, 2015 A recent pneumonia outbreak had threatened to delay the release.

Tucson Harvests Reduce Food Waste, Increase Sustainability

Oct 27, 2015 UA, community group unites to harvest fruit from the community and campus.

AZ WEEK: El Niño to Bring Colder Days, Rain to Arizona

Oct 23, 2015 Occasional weather pattern warms Pacific Ocean, has global implications.

Residents of South Tucson Without Recycling Pickup

Oct 23, 2015 Officials say service will be included in contract with next waste collection vendor.

2015 May Be Hottest Year on Record in Arizona and Globally

Oct 22, 2015 Night-time and winter temperatures in the state run higher than normal, readings show.

The Art of Paying Attention: Javelinas

Oct 15, 2015 Wildlife illustrator Beth Surdut shares a peaceful front yard encounter with an infamous desert marauder.

Arizona Spotlight for October 16, 2015

Oct 15, 2015 Voices for the Cure; documentary details transgender Tucsonan's story; stage & screen legend Rita Moreno; comedian Lisa Landry comes to town; desert marauders make for interesting neighbors.

El Niño’s Above-Average Rains Won’t Wipe Out Drought

Oct 15, 2015 Winter weather phenomenon expected to be one of three strongest.

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