Zion National Park is being overrun, and officials there are searching for solutions from Las Vegas to Salt Lake City. Annual visitation has increased by about 1 million since 2010, and park is on track this year to see a record 4 million tourists.
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A pitch for military readiness was met with concerns over wildlife, cultural heritage and public access Thursday, as the Air Force detailed its plans to expand the Nevada Test and Training Range northwest of Las Vegas.
The federal conspiracy case against Ammon Bundy and six co-defendants is now in the hands of jurors.
Ten individuals and organizations who gave generously of their time receive awards as part of Get Outdoors Nevada Day.
Crews are working a 3- to 4-acre wildfire near Big Falls in Kyle Canyon, which is about a mile and a half from the canyon community on Mount Charleston.
Biologists are trapping and removing Pahrump poolfish from a pond at Spring Mountain Ranch State Park in a last-ditch effort to save the endangered species from non-native predators.
California-based energy company’s proposal would be the world’s largest solar project in Nevada, a $5 billion endeavor involving at least 100,000 mirrors and 10 towers as tall as any building in the state.
A Nevada pine nut harvester, who has been gathering the pinyon tree delicacies on public lands for decades, says climate change is causing the crop to decline.
In tour of areas that could be added to the Nevada Test and Training Range, officials wonder about public access and the possible toll on wildlife.
The EPA says TIMET failed to immediately notify authorities of the leak, which continued for several hours and drew odor complaints from residents up to 7 miles away.
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