Environment

Utah releases the third-most toxins in the nation. How concerned should we be?

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A recent article in Forbes Magazine caused quite a stir, calling Utah the third-most toxic place in...

Environment

Utah Supreme Court rules in favor of stream access on Weber River

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The decision may settle a nearly 20-year dispute between private landowners and recreation advocates.


Environment

Utah releases the third-most toxins in the nation. How concerned should we be?

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A recent article in Forbes Magazine caused quite a stir, calling Utah the third-most toxic place in America. But it’s a little more complicated than that.


Local

North Ogden officials consider count to pinpoint scope of urban deer problem

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Increasing numbers of deer have seemingly been moving into North Ogden, and officials have been debating whether to permit hunting of the animals in the city, among other things, to thin their numbers.


Environment

Watch salty lakes around the Western U.S. disappear

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Salty lakes in the Western U.S. are shrinking, and that’s a big problem. 


Local

North Ogden officials to again debate how to deal with urban deer population

North Ogden deer

The city council has debated whether to launch a program to capture and remove the animals, permit hunting of the critters or do nothing.


Environment

ATVs could be coming to Antelope Island State Park

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The Utah Department of Natural Resources is mulling the idea of guided tours on some trails.


Environment

Utah's water year off to a slow start, but no need to panic yet

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Utah kicked off its 2018 water year dry as a bone.


Environment

Great Salt Lake's California 'sister' shows lingering impacts of water use

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Geoff McQuilkin likes to think of California’s Mono Lake as the Great Salt Lake’s sister.


Environment

Preserving wildlife and an agricultural way of life in the Lahontan Valley

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The balancing act for how to use the Lahontan wetlands surfaces some dilemmas residents along the Great Salt Lake may have to face soon if water levels continue to drop.


Environment

Oregon's drying Lake Abert could signal disaster for business on Great Salt Lake

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Harvesting brine shrimp on the Great Salt Lake is not a one-man operation but a multi-million dollar industry that employs hundreds of people in the area.


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