Sitemap - 2023 - The Land Desk
The 1911 Flood: Could it happen again?
Jerry W. Roberts: Sept. 5, 1948 - Sept. 22, 2023
Addenda to On the supply-side housing theory
On the housing supply-side theory
Biden administration calls for mining law reform
Weather Whiplash Roundup
In the wake of a disaster
When the flood comes
On the SunZia transmission project and carbon tunnel vision
Tuesday Thread: Whaddaya want from the Land Desk?
Dog Days Quick Hits
Feds seek public input on Grand Staircase-Escalante management plan
SNOWSCREEN: Chapter III "Science is nice; Bombs are better"
Big win for Bears Ears, Grand Staircase-Escalante
The West -- and the Alfalfa Wars -- heat up
Ancestral Footprints national monument is a go
On vanishing in the age of surveillance
What the snowy winter gives, the heat takes away
SNOWSCREEN: Chapter 2
Oil and gas reform; Getting my goat; Good news
Foto Friday: A few images to get you through another hot one
Data Dump: bits and pieces from here and there
Good News Friday
When the climate and fentanyl crises collide
Foto Friday: Pondering "nature" photography and Dog Days of summer
Parched ponderosas and other bits and pieces
Bears Ears land exchange and lawsuit advance
SNOWSCREEN: A Project Petrichor environmental thriller
Uranium hype heats up (even as the industry falters)
Friday Thread: Tell us your river stories!
Runoff Report (we have a winner!); Chaco Kerfuffle
Friday thread: What are you reading this summer?
My life with bikes
Supreme Court imperils arroyos, wetlands
Will Colorado River cuts create a new Dust Bowl?
Breaking down the"breakthrough" Colorado River deal
A dusty journey on the San Juan
Lisbon Valley mining land rush continues
Fires, Snowslides, and Floods -- Oh my!
Can we engineer our way out of drought?
Rowdy Runoff + Uranium activity on Bears Ears border
Gentrified Bluff; Uranium drilling at disaster site; Runoff watch
Rico Reprieve + BLM revokes Moab-area lithium permit
Can a new rule fix the Bureau of Livestock and Mining?
Play the Predict the Runoff Peak Contest!
Mining Monitor, Runoff Watch, Real Estate Room
Runoff Watch: It has begun
Where to go when the world goes to hell?
Foto Friday: Skeleton Tree
News roundup: Rail, real estate, and dinosaurs
Saturation Watch (4/1 Snowpack Update)
Tuesday Thread: Tell us about your favorite national monument or park
Foto Friday: Hovenweep National Monument turns 100
Pondering Page, Arizona (and Lake Powell)
Foto Friday:Report from the Road
Biden's broken promise; Uranium import ban?
Mental health day + a little photo contest
The trouble with normal ...
A reprieve for Powell?
Ditch cars and reduce mining
Invasion of the Feral Cows; Rain Follows the Plow?
Re-engineering Glen Canyon Dam
Is 'responsible' mining possible?
Calf Creek Overhaul; Chaco Court Ruling
Lake Powell: What is it good for?
Foto Friday: Memories of Canyon de Chelly
Another uranium mill on its way to Utah?
Friday Thread: What do you want from the Land Desk in 2023?
Data Dump: Are the national park crowds subsiding?
The West: Land of income extremes
Decoupling consumption from population on the Colorado River
Foto Friday: Black Mesa
Reeling in the last of last year's news