Issues

March 2010

Download PDF (3.9MB) CONTENTS: • Mother Road Becomes Mojave Trails • View From The Chair: Thank You • A New National Monument Proposed: Ancient Horses, Camels, And Mammoths In Las Vegas, Oh My! • A Desert Wilderness Bill At Last! • More Than A Culture Clash: Off-Roaders Destroy Restoration Work At Poste Homestead Natural & […]

December 2009

Download PDF (4.7MB) The New River Is An Old Problem 1 Harriet Allen, 1913-2009 2 Wilderness Monitoring In The East Mojave 3 Tracking Down Marshal South 4 National Public Lands Day: Public Service On Public Land 6 Desert Committee Comments On Desertxpress High-speed Train 8 Preston Arrow-weed: A Long Night’s Journey Till Dawn 10 Current […]

September 2009

Download PDF (6.1MB) Progress On The Mother Road View From The Chair: The Desert Report Evolves A Collection Of Haiku Inspired By The Mohave Desert Cadiz, Inc. Returns To The Desert: Public Water For Private Profit Solar Thermal Power Plant Decisions Interview With Joshua Tree National Park Superintendent Curt Sauer Arundo Donax: Its Impact On […]

June 2009

Download PDF (4MB) CONTENTS: • How Much “Big Solar” Must The Desert Suffer? • Decision Gives SNWA Opportunity To Re-think Water • National Landscape Conservation System • Wilderness Management Plans What’s Happening Nevada? • Isn’t It Time For National Service? • Dark Horizons • Training Marines While Preserving The Environment • Mining In Nevada: Taxes And Mercury • Outings • Letter To The Editor – […]

March 2009

Stewardship Responsibility Of The U.S. Border Patrol Muddy Waters In The Amargosa Region Remembering Stan More Military Training In The California Desert? Saving The Desert Tortoise J.T. Reynolds Reflects On His Career Renewable Energy Resources & Meeting The Climate Challenge Current Issues Open Letter To Law Enforcement Officials & Elected Representatives Passing Through Southern Border […]

December 2008

Interview With Dennis Schramm Of Mojave National Preserve Water And Power: Joined At The Hip Searles Dry Lake Gem-O-Rama Current Issues California’s Desert Flora: Will We Know What We Lost? Preserving Red Rock Canyon: California’s Unique Theater Of Stone Renewable Energy: The Better Way Linking Fragmented Habitats Wilderness: Time Runs Out Gold Mining On Conglomerate […]

September 2008

Download PDF (4.3MB) THE ORV ISSUE  |  CONTENTS: • The Dilemma Of Access • California’s OHV Program: Opportunities For Better Management • ORVs Vs. Desert Landscapes • Solar In The California Desert: If We Put It Here, Where? • Federal Laws are Needed to Stop Damage • California Deserts And Economic Prosperity • Permits & Rider Education Required • Environmental Justice Short-Circuited […]

June 2008

Sunrise Powerlink: A Battle For California’s Energy Future View From The Editor: Let’s Not Forget Illegal Off-Road Vehicle Use: Curbing Recreation’s Bad Apples Renewable Energy Development: The Greenwash Climate Change, Energy, & The Desert: Where Are We Headed? The State Mining And Geology Board Darkling Developments On The Carrizo Plain Fire Planning For Desert Wilderness […]

March 2008

Download PDF (6.3MB) Renewable Energy Transmission: Build Only What Is Necessary “Big Solar” Coal-fired Power Plants In Nevada Good Morning, Sunshine: Life In A Newly Solar Electric Home A Feeding Frenzy In The Desert: The New California Gold Rush Current Issues Mining Contamination In The Mojave: We Pay For Our Past How Modern Wilderness Proposals […]

December 2007

Download PDF (3.4MB) CONTENTS: • National Landscape Conservation System: Preserving The Best Of The Rest Of The American West • National Landscape Conservation System: A BLM Employee’s Perspective • A New Future For The Whitewater Trout Farm • Saving The Forgotten Colorado River • Ft. Mojave Tribe/PG&E/DTSC Historic Settlement Reached • Current Issues • Uncertain Future For The Desert Cahuilla Prehistoric Area […]