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Why are some Native Americans fighting efforts to decriminalize peyote? 29.3.2020 LA Times: Environment

Some Native Americans are deeply offended by a movement to decriminalize peyote along with other psychedelic plants.

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Should land be used for solar panels or agriculture? 26.3.2020 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
The burgeoning Solar Sheep movement argues: Why not both?
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What Are the Trump Administration’s New Plans for Utah Monuments? 21.3.2020 Mother Jones
This piece was originally published in High Country News and appears here as part of our Climate Desk Partnership. Released in February, the Trump administration’s final management plans for Utah’s shrunken Bears Ears and Grand Staircase-Escalante national monuments caused a predictable amount of commotion. While monument foes like Utah Gov. Gary Herbert (R) praised the […]
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Fire evacuations ordered in the Foxton area of Jefferson County foothills 18.3.2020 Denver Post: Local
A fire in Jefferson County has prompted an evacuation order for people and residents in the Foxton area.
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Castle Rock’s new Whole Foods, Green Valley Ranch’s Natural Grocers announce opening dates 10.3.2020 Headlines: All Headlines
Opening day promotions abound. The first 100 customers at the Natural Grocers get a gift bag with cooking utensils and ingredients for a recipe. The first 300 shoppers in Castle Rock get a Whole Foods tote.
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Colorado’s metro district developers among the biggest campaign contributors 8.3.2020 Denver Post: News: Local
Metro district developers and home builders in Colorado are major campaign contributors to elected officials where they have developments. Developer Pat Hamill of Oakwood Homes is a major contributor, no more so than the Ebert Metropolitan District in Denver where his company is its developer.
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Man dies after falling beneath RTD bus Tuesday night in Denver 4.3.2020 Headlines: All Headlines
A man was killed Tuesday evening when he fell under an RTD bus at Green Valley Ranch Boulevard and N. Chambers Road.
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Gene Autry's widow sells Riverside County horse ranch for $550,000 2.3.2020 LA Times: Business

Former Angels owner Jackie Autry just sold her 88-acre horse ranch in the rural community of Anza for $550,000.

Along a scenic highway, a road map of California's hope and anxiety 1.3.2020 L.A. Times - World News

Up and down State Route 33, which runs from Ventura to Stockton, rural Californians fear for the future.

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Northeast Denver residents seek new high school options, but DPS says there’s no need 29.2.2020 Headlines: All Headlines
Students in Denver's far northeast are asking for two new - and very different - high school options, but district projections show no need for additional seats in the near future.
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He built a life in the United States. In death, he chose Mexico 28.2.2020 LA Times: Nation

Jesus Tovar Sanchez made his life in the United States. But he knew it was not where he wanted to end up.

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How young California ranchers are finding new ways to raise livestock and improve the land 26.2.2020 GreenBiz.com
Because these first-generation farmers are starting from scratch, many of them do not view their practices as adapting. They see the techniques they use as central elements of a new kind of ranching.
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Op-Ed: Watching Australia burn from L.A., I felt the devastation of my homeland in my bones 23.2.2020 LA Times: Environment

My sister manages our family's farm. There are nights she fears going to bed for what might happen overnight.

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Environmental groups want cows corralled to protect jumping-mouse habitat 23.2.2020 L.A. Times - World News

Federal authorities are accused of failing to keep livestock out of Arizona wetlands, damaging a rare-mouse species habitat.

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Agriculture Drove Recent Record-Breaking Tree Cover Loss 21.2.2020 WRI Stories
Agriculture Drove Recent Record-Breaking Tree Cover Loss Comments|Add Comment|PrintAgriculture, like this cornfield in Thailand, is a driver of recent tree cover loss. Photo by Theerawat Sangprakarn/Flickr Global tree cover loss reached record highs in 2016 and 2017. In 2018, roughly one soccer field of tree cover was lost every second. What drove this loss? Global data on the drivers of tree cover loss, developed by WRI and The Sustainability Consortium and updated this week on Global Forest... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ...
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Editorial: California's mountain lions are already under threat. Stop killing more of them 21.2.2020 LA Times: Opinion

The California Department of Fish and Wildlife issued a permit to kill mountain lion P-56 last month after he had killed a dozen sheep. It should be the last time.

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Killings among Denver’s teens continue, even as city and community leaders try new solutions 16.2.2020 Denver Post: Local
Eight teenagers were shot and killed and killed in Denver last year, marking a second year of increased bloodshed among Denver’s young people. Teenagers accounted for 13% of all homicide victims in 2019, up from 4% just five years ago, when two teens died.
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Denver cross country skier found dead near Snow Mountain Ranch Nordic Center 16.2.2020 Denver Post: Local
The woman, who has not been identified, was last seen Thursday around 3 p.m. near the Nordic Center at a time when high winds and blowing snow were creating blizzard-like conditions in the area, according to Grand County Search and Rescue.
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Letters to the Editor: Pumas are native to the Santa Monica Mountains. Livestock are not 13.2.2020 LA Times: Opinion

Mountain lions are natural predators. Penning livestock in their native habitat is like putting out bait for them.

Conserving and restoring forests won’t be cheap and easy after all 10.2.2020 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
The corporate world has fallen for trees. But to be effective, the cost of offsetting CO2 emissions with the sequestration power of forests will have to go up. Are companies willing to pay?
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