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 […]


Winter 2002

In This Issue: • White Mountains Wilderness • Walker Lake At Death’s Door • View From The Chair • Research At Granite Mountain • Desert Tortoise Monitoring • CDPA Saves Bodie Ghost Town • The Fate Of The Salton Sea • Drowning In Guzzlers • Impact Of Operation Gatekeeper • Monumental Introduction • Mojave Invasive […]

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Fall 2002

In This Issue: • Nevada Wilderness Proposal • California’s Wild Heritage Act • View From The Chair • Letter from President Clinton • High Life Among The Ancients • Prized Lizard Threatened • Voices Crying Near Wilderness • Mystery Of The Mojave • Save Red Rock Canyon • The Grab For Desert Waters • Volunteers […]


Summer 2002

In This Issue: FOCUS ON THE SALTON SEA • Blowing Dust In The Wind • Water Transfer Threatens • View From The Chair • Controlling Salinity • Water Transfer Endangers • Water Conservation Measures • Focus Of Desalination Studies • Birds Of The Salton Sea • Bill Threatens Joshua Tree Wilderness • Panamint Valley Outings […]


Spring 2002

In This Issue: • Yucca Mountain Approval • Sierra Club Awards FOCUS ON THE COLORADO RIVER • An Overview • Recreated Delta Eco-Systems • Miraculous Rebirth • Multispecies Plan In Jeopardy • Can We Save The Delta? • Lower Owens River Lawsuit • SCA Rehabilitating Wilderness • Mohave Ground Squirrel • Politics and Predation • […]