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Posts by Jason Hashmi:

Spring 2005

Tortoises Win Day in Court Coal-Fired Power Plant Threatens Black Rock Desert View from the Co-Chair: A Welcome Change Pronghorn on the Carrizo Plain National Monument Wildlife and Wind Energy News Updates Overcoming A Legacy Of Desert Garbage Dumps They Also Traveled Here How Not To Do Route Designations EPA To Take Lead On Yerington […]


Winter 2004

In this issue: • Carrizo Gorge Poses Risk to Peninsular Bighorn • Recent Botanical Discoveries in Eastern Mojave Desert • View From The Chair: Ignorance and Arrogance • The Tehachapi Connection: A Critical Landscape-Level Linkage • Assault On Quechan Beliefs Continues • Cartago Springs Wetland Acquired at Owens Lake • News Updates • Flat-Tailed Horned […]


Fall 2004

Celebrating the 10th Anniversary of the California Desert Protection Act: • Cover Story by Dianne Feinstein • View From The Chair: A New Oak Tree • California Desert Protection Act Turns 10 • Sense of Amazement and Pride for BLM and its Partners • CDPA Memories • Joshua Tree National Park, A Look Back by […]


Summer 2004

In this issue: • Desert Tortoises On The Move • Common Ravens: A Growing Threat • View From The Chair: The Natives Are Restless • Use of Publicly Owned Land: Two Proposed Las Vegas Airports Might Test The Limits • The Need For Restoring The Salton Sea • Tasker Edmiston,1910-2004: Pioneer of Desert Protection • Fish And Wildlife Considering New Sage-Grouse Listing […]


Spring 2004

In this issue: •  Air Quality At Risk In Salton Sea Water Transfers •  View From The Chair: “Sierra Club Lies About Guzzlers” •  ORV Designation Impacts Cultural Resources •  To Have And To Have Not •  Renewed Threat To Tunnel Under San Jacinto Mountain •  News Updates •  Inadequate Funding Hinders Park Mission • […]


Winter 2003

In This Issue: • Clark County Nevada Wilderness Victory • Metropolitan Water District says “No!” To Cadiz Project • View From The Chair: Linkages Vs. Fragmentation • Lichens Of The Desert • Birding Tour Of The Salton Sea • Birding Tour Of Owens Lake • A Tortoise Who Made An Impact • Wild And Stormy […]


Fall 2003

In This Issue: • Huge Victory in Coachella Valley • Last Chance for Walker Lake • View From The Chair – It Takes A Community • Plants Competing with Minerals • Peninsular Bighorn Sheep • Amargosa River Proposal • Test of Biological Principles • Saltcedar Invades Southwest • Vallecito Ranch • News Updates • Sheephole […]


Summer 2003

In This Issue: • Tough New Mining Regulations • Department Of Defense Exemptions • View From The Chair: Knowing The Desert • The San Emigdio Blue • Kelso Depot Being Restored • Reading Desert Soils • California’s Urban Water Use Dilemma: Waste Not, Want Not • Water, A Big Issue In Nevada • Archaeological Site […]


Spring 2003

In This Issue: • Major Land Purchase: Catellus Corporation Railroad Lands • Federal Law Biggest Threat: RS2477 as part of Mining Law of 1866 • View From The Chair: Bush’s War on the Environment • Christmas Canyon • Colorado River Species Decline • Sloan Canyon NCA Dedicated • Running Man Religious Site • Ash Meadow […]