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"Elemental: Covering Sustainability" is a multimedia collaboration between public radio and public television stations in Colorado, Arizona and California. Learn more at elementalreports.com.

Most Recent Stories:

Tribes’ Role in Drought Contingency Plan Marks Turning Point for Inclusion

A multi-state drought plan to preserve water levels in the Colorado River Basin had critical input from Arizona’s...

Logging by Copter: Millions Spent to Thin Forest on Steep Slopes of Mount Elden

Flagstaff and federal officials are using a helicopter to thin the forest on Mount Elden to reduce the risk of...

Mailbox or Wastebin? One Reporter’s Quest to Stop Junk Mail Forever

It's estimated about 100 million trees are cut down annually to make direct marketing advertisements and Americans...

Change to Clean Water Act Would Have Repercussions, Even in the Arid West

The Environmental Protection Agency and Army Corps of Engineers have proposed a reversal of Obama-era definitions in...

In Colorado River’s Final Hundred Miles, Small Signs of Life Return

It's a glimpse at what the Colorado River Delta used to be when the river emptied into the Pacific Ocean - a healthy...

As the Colorado River Basin Dries, Can an Accidental Oasis Survive?

The Colorado River delta is shaped by geographical and political boundaries, and further threatened by trans-border...