Climate Change

Climate change brings hotter, drier winds – ramping up intensity of wildfires in the West

Fires are most challenging where hillside wildlands and densified urban sprawl intersect



Climate Change

Invasive cheatgrass fuels Nevada’s worst wildfire, devastates sage grouse habitat


The highly flammable weed was accidentally introduced to America through contaminated seed and straw packing materials

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Water

Tamarisk wars: Non-native trees are demonized, but are they really the enemy?


A poster says “WANTED -- Dead, Not Alive!” The tree has become a scapegoat for our relationship with water in the West

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