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Federal Documents: Wall Likely to Adversely Impact Endangered Species
A FOIA request resulted in documents that appear to substantiate concerns of environmentalists and border communities.
Group Seeks to Protect Roundtail Chub in Arizona, New Mexico
The Center for Biological Diversity says the large minnow has been reduced to a fraction of its range.
Outlook for Colorado River This Year Remains Grim
April storms did not produce much snow to feed the Southwest's most vital river, agency says.
Environmental Groups Plan to Sue to Protect Moth Found in Arizona
Group claims the Patagonia eyed silkmoth's lone U.S. habitat is a site near Patagonia.
Hot Weather Forecast Warms Up Urban Planning Research
UA team investigating solutions to daily buildup of city heat.
Managers Encourage Prevention Amid Growing Fire Seasons
One study predicts the area burned by fires will be six times larger in two decades.
Western Water Managers Meet To Relieve Colorado River Tension
Issue not resolved, but officials expressed regret over how the conversation about water release practices has played out.
Arizona Wildfire Grows but Weather Conditions Improve
The so-called Tinder Fire had consumed almost 18 square miles south of Flagstaff by Tuesday morning.
Mexico's Supreme Court To Hear Sonora Acid Spill Cases
Cases revolve around management of money for victims and extent of impact.
City Receives $300K EPA Grant for Soil Studies on 12th Ave
Money comes from the agency's Brownfields program.
Ozone Expected to Reach Problematic Levels in Tucson Tuesday
Ground-level ozone issues created by a mix of solar intensity and fossil-fuel emissions.
Hot Summer Could Mean Strong Monsoon
Hotter-than-normal June expected to usher in average or above-average rain season.
Dry Weather Pushing Tucson Area to Peak Wildfire Season
Lack of moisture, high temperatures and windy days make for prime fire conditions.
Feud Erupts Between Central Arizona Project, US States Over Colorado River
The states are accusing CAP of manipulating supply and demand of the water.
Bat Key to Tequila Trade Gets Off US Endangered Species List
The announcement was good news to both wildlife conservationists and drinkers of tequila, as the bats are important pollinators of agave.
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