Babette's Environmental Tip
Posted: 12/12/2018 1:30:32 PM
Bozeman writer Sophie Brett Tsairis takes a close look at the regional efforts to both study and combat the detrimental effects of plastics to the waters of the Mountain West and beyond.
 

Plastic pollution in our oceans is the subject of increasing global concern but our rivers, streams and watersheds are not immune to its contamination.


 
by Sophie Brett Tsairis | 0 comments
Posted: 12/4/2018 11:35:15 AM
In Colorado, higher than average snowfall in October and early November has allowed ski resorts to open early after a dismal start to last year’s season. A graph of Upper Colorado snowpack accumulation shows the entire basin currently lagging behind the 30-year median, despite early season snowfall in some portions of the sprawling seven-state watershed.  Below is a graph of Upper Colorado snowpack accumulation shows the entire basin currently lagging behind the 30-year median, despite early season snowfall in some portions of the sprawling seven-state watershed.

 
by Luke Runyon | 0 comments
Posted: 11/21/2018 2:34:59 PM
Eagle County Recycling Stats
by Walking Mountains Science Center | 0 comments
Posted: 11/14/2018 7:07:53 PM
The Colorado River supplies 40 million people, and is going through the longest dry spell in recorded history.

Lingering Colorado River Drought Could Lead to Water Shortages
by John Fialka | 0 comments