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DEAD SEAS: Great Salt Lake faces ruin

Great Salt Lake drought and biodiversity

Jeremy P. Jacobs, E&E reporter Greenwire: Monday, July 11, 2016 America’s iconic Great Salt Lake is rapidly shrinking due to drought, climate change and misguided water management schemes. Utah is considering another major water diversion project that would further deplete the lake’s inflows. Photo by Jeremy P. Jacobs. Article updated at 5:18 p.m. EDT. SALT […]

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The Swamp Cedars and the Nevada Water Grab

Wild Irises in Spring Valley By Will Falk The Swamp Cedars in Spring Valley, Nevada have grown long memories. They stand on the valley floor under the bright Great Basin stars where the skies are still unspoiled by the encroaching glow of electricity. Beneath the trees’ branches, the blue petals of wild irises flutter in […]

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Burns Paiute Make First Visit After Armed Takeover of Malheur Refuge

By Jacqueline Keeler / Indian Country Today Media Network On Monday, February 29, nearly two months after armed militants took over the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge, the Burns Paiute Tribe was finally allowed to visit it. The refuge is their ancient wintering grounds and filled with culturally-sensitive sites and even burial grounds of their ancestors. On Thursday, 14 […]

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2016 Sacred Water, Sacred Forests Camp

When: May 28, 2016 @ 9:00 am – May 30, 2016 @ 5:00 pm
Where: Near Ely, Nevada

A Gathering for Celebration, Community, Movement Building, Ecology, and Land Defense Join us this Memorial Day weekend for a tour of sacred lands threatened by the proposed Southern Nevada Water Authority groundwater pipeline. We will[…]

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Keep It In The Ground Rally

When: March 8, 2016 @ 8:00 am
Where: Reno Arch, N Virginia St & W Commercial Row, Reno, NV 89501, USA

From C. Gerlach and the Center for Biological Diversity: On Tuesday, March 8, over 50,000 acres of Nevada’s precious public lands will be auctioned off to oil and gas companies for dirty fossil fuel extraction.[…]

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Deanna Meyer on Her Campaign to Protect Prairie Dogs in Colorado

Deanna Meyer on Resistance Radio

Deanna Meyer is a long time activist with Deep Green Resistance and an organic farmer currently residing in Colorado. She graduated from the University of Alaska Fairbanks with degrees in Anthropology, English and went on to acquire a teaching certificate. Recently she has been involved in advocating for the forests in her area as well […]

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