Issues

June 2014

Download PDF (2 MB) • Pioneers In The Desert • Silurian Valley In The Crosshairs • Solar Tentacles Reach Into Owens Valley • The Wilderness Act: History Of Wilderness In Southern California • The Wilderness Act: The East Mojave • Interview With Steve Mietz, Superintendant of Great Basin National Park • Ocotillo Wells • The Impacts Of Energy Projects On Migratory Birds […]

March 2014

Download PDF (1.4 MB) • Visioning and Marketing of Desert Natural and Cultural Heritage Tourism: The Renewable Tourism Economy • The West Mojave Area And the Travel Management Plan: Unbalanced Subgroup Leads To Flawed Result • Will There Ever Be A Desert Tortoise National Wildlife Refuge? • What Is Wilderness? Revisiting The Wilderness Act Of 1964 • Manzanar: Farewell […]

December 2013

Download PDF (1.5 MB) • BLM Reopens Parts Of Dunes That Had Been Closed For 10 Years • A Profile Of Superintendent Mark Butler • Proposed Development of a New City on Park’s Southern Border • Wilderness: Our Shared Heritage And Legacy • Architecture And Nature • Geothermal Development In Northern Nevada • Public Resources At Risk From Bechtel • Current Issues • The […]

September 2013

Download PDF (1.5 MB) or read single articles online: • Climate Change And (Or) Desert Protection • Grassroots Groups Sue Over Destructive Solar Policy • Confessions Of A Late Bloomer • The Birth Of Desert Magazine Part II • The Desert National Wildlife Refuge Complex • From Glaciers To The Granite Mountains: Getting To Know Mojave National Preserve’s Superintendent Stephanie Dubois • Book […]

June 2013

Download PDF (3.5 MB) • Desert Renewable Energy Conservation Plan • Mitchell Caverns Natural Preserve • The Curiously Remarkable Spring Blooms Of 2013 • The Birth Of Desert Magazine • The Sierra Club’s My Generation Campaign • Water Issues Intensify Threats To Nevada Species • Bobcat Protection Act Of 2013 • The Not So Friendly […]

March 2013

New Rush For Rare Earth Elements CEQA: Environmental Protection Law Under Attack Tracking The Life Cycle Of The Mono Lake Gulls Desert Tortoises: Do They Have Enough To Survive? Invasive Species In Anza-Borrego State Park Desert Holdings of the UC Natural Reserve System Book Review: The Ordinary Truth by Jana Richman The Desert Magazine: There […]

December 2012

Nevada’s Pit Lakes: Wasted Water Managing Cultural Resources in Mojave Nat’l Preserve Ongoing Effort To Save The Salton Sea The Desert Trail: Mexico To Canada The Desert Connectivity Project Potential Health Impacts Of Wind Energy & Invisible Pollution When Solar Farms Replace Agricultural Farms Desert Hero: Marty Dickes Desert Hero: Sid Silliman Morongo Basin Conservation […]

September 2012

1 The Colorado River Delta: Present And Future 2 Las Vegas Valley’s Treasure Trove Of Ice Age Fossils 3 Fast, Furious, And Anonymous: Off-Road Vehicle Riders Violate The Law With Impunity 6 The Palo Verde Mesa: Sacrificed For Solar Energy 8 An Ill-Wind Blows In Ocotillo, California 12 The Death Of The California Desert 14 […]

June 2012

A New Threat To A Desert Species: Canine Distemper Recently Found In Desert Kit Fox Las Vegas’ Quest For Water Continues: Nevada State Engineer Issues Latest Ruling Will Footpaths Return To The Juniper Flats Area? San Bernardino Mountains Area Up Against Many Threats The Beginnings Of The Bureau Of Land Management: Public Lands And The […]

March 2012

The Old Spanish Trail: 21St Century Threats Transforming The Politics Of Big Solar Grazing On Public Lands: Another Perspective Elden Hughes 1931–2011 The Man And His Legacy Corralling California Poppies Black Lave Butte & Flat Top Mesa At Risk From Wind Project Sierra Club Supports Mandatory Wind Guidelines A Conservation Alternative For Ivanpah Valley Outings […]