Invasive Cheatgrass has taken over more than 50 million acres of desert across the American West, and there’s not much we can do about it.
Face-off at Factory Butte: Off-Road Vehicle Riders Vs. Environmentalists in Utah Desert Just how bad are the tire tracks across the desert?
Environmentalists would like to see off-road vehicles permanently banned from the fragile desert soils surrounding Factory Butte in Utah.
What is the Great Green Wall of China? Massive Reforestation Effort Hopes to Stop Desertification, Store Carbon
Dear EarthTalk: What is the Great Green Wall of China? —Jacob Williston, Tempe, AZ Unlike the Great Wall of China, a 5,000-mile fortification dating back to the 7th century BC that separates northern China from the Mongolian steppe, the Great Green Wall of China — otherwise known as the Three-North Shelter Forest Program — […]
If you like otherworldly natural scenery, exhilarating adventure and eco-friendly culture, Moab, Utah and the surrounding desert landscapes of Arches National Park & beyond might be just what you need…
Desert Oasis: Finding Nature and Community in Israel’s Eco Kibbutz
The Mojave Desert is a literal ecotourism hotspot.