Global warming

Destruction of biocrust could slow down warming

In the high desert of Castle Valley outside of Moab, Utah, famous redrock spires and mesas tower against bright blue sky. Not everyone notices another set of strange formations stretching up from...

DATE: May 4, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Court: Climate is cause for listing endangered animal

A court decision on Oct. 24 was a win for species threatened by climate change. The case centered on National Marine Fisheries Service findings that estimate a Pacific bearded seal subspecies will...

DATE: Nov. 2, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Panel hears carbon concerns

WASHINGTON – Potential impacts stemming from a new federal mandate on carbon pollution was the focus of a Senate committee Tuesday. The hearing by the Senate Committee on Environment and Public...

DATE: Aug. 6, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Ski towns back climate action

Snow lovers and the Durango City Council have called for tough action on climate change. The councilors signed a letter delivered to the Environmental Protection Agency's office in Denver,...

DATE: Nov. 25, 2014 | CATEGORY: MT - News

Durango backs climate action

The Durango City Council called for tough action on climate change recently, along with many other snow lovers – ranging from athletes to local governments. The councilors signed a letter delivered...

DATE: Nov. 24, 2014 | CATEGORY: Business

Governor: We should embrace natural gas

AURORA - Gov. John Hickenlooper sparred with environmental activists Tuesday in a rare speech about climate change.Hickenlooper often talked about climate issues when he was mayor of Denver, but he...

DATE: Dec. 13, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News