Issues

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 […]

December 2011

Renewable Energy Update Policy And Conservation Inner City Outings Offers Kids A New Perspective On The Desert Changes Abound For Desert Dwelling SCA Crews BLM Grazing Allotment Practices Not Meeting Standard Landfill Expansion Will Bring Mountains Of Trash Near Salton Sea Ricardo Breceda/Accidental Artist By Diana Lindsay Current Issues Cadiz Valley Water Conservation, Recovery, And […]

September 2011

New Federal Wind Energy Guidelines Are Up In The Air 1 Seeps And Springs In The Mojave National Preserve 2 The NPCA’s Perspective On Water In The Mojave Preserve 3 530-Mile Trek Across California 4 CASSP Volunteers Help Protect Archaeological & Historical Resources 6 Current Issues 7 Morongo Basin Dark Skies Alliance Sheds Light On […]

June 2011

California Native Plant Society Searches For Rare Treasure Groups Join Together To Confront Water Rights Issue Tule Wind Project Faces A Native American Backlash China Ranch: A Welcome Oasis In The Desert White-Nose-Syndrome Headed To A Cave Near You Current Issues Big Solar In The Desert: More Solar Mythology Industrial Solar Projects Threaten Tribe’s Spiritual […]

March 2011

Writing A New Chapter: Rare Earth Mining At Mountain Pass View From The (Retiring) Editor: Looking Back & Looking Forward New Group Serves Mojave Preserve Opportunities For Improvement: Renewable Energy Deployment Feed In Tariffs: How They Work, Will They Work? Off-Road Vehicles Destroy Cultural Resources In California Desert For Love Of Pronghorn Current Issues Big […]