They are rearing rainbow trout again at the Willow Beach National Fish Hatchery in northwest Arizona. A but a collaborative effort by federal, state and local government officials and agencies funded repairs to put the trout portion of the hatchery back in operation two weeks ago.
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Nevada Reps. Mark Amodei and Cresent Hardy are calling on the Obama Administration to approve an off-road race through a portion of the newly designated Basin and Range National Monument in Lincoln and Nye counties.
The average surface temperature of Lake Tahoe has risen faster over the last four years than any time on record — 15 times faster than the long-term warming rate over the past half century, scientists say.
Here are a few of the regulatory nightmares highlighted during a special congressional hearing held Tuesday at North Las Vegas City Hall.
After flash flooding caused extensive damage and closure last fall, Badwater Road is now fully open, connecting Death Valley National Park to the gateway town of Shoshone, California.
The internet-famous feline that was plucked from a raging storm channel on June 30 — and photographed looking soggy and miserable by the Clark County Fire Department — will be handed over next week to a local nonprofit that maintains feral cat colonies around the valley.
The fire that burned more than 1,900 acres in Eureka and White Pine counties is now 100 percent contained, the Bureau Land Management said in a statement Monday.
Scientists following up on a rare wolverine sighting in the Sierra Nevada set up cameras and captured video of the animal scurrying in the snow, scaling a tree and chewing on bait.
Contrary to popular belief, Nevada is actually home to a long list of impressive trees, including two champion specimens, both just outside Las Vegas.
Los Angeles County sheriff’s Lt. Rob Hahnlein says the body was reported shortly after 7:30 p.m. Saturday outside a home on Iron Canyon Road in Santa Clarita.