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Guest Commentary

DISPATCHES | Reading the Riddles in the Rocks

09/16/14 | By | More

An abstract geometrical petroglyph has been discovered in a cave in southern Spain that dates back to when our ancestors were still Neanderthals.

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GUEST COMMENTARY | Gary Hickcox: A Legacy of Conservation Leadership

09/16/14 | By | More

A 60s California surfer, Gary Hickcox began his life in Telluride in 1975 as a young, inspired fifth-grade teacher.

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GUEST COMMENTARY | GMUG National Forest Celebrates Wilderness 50th

GUEST COMMENTARY | GMUG National Forest Celebrates Wilderness 50th

The GMUG has a rich history of wilderness stewardship with over 10 congressionally designated wilderness areas covering about 20 percent of our 3 million acre forest.

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GUEST COMMENTARY | More on the KOTO Wars

09/11/14 | By | 137 More

Unless the “end-game” of current management is underwriting, events must be a major part of the KOTO game plan.

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DISPATCHES | Corporations and the Nation State

09/10/14 | By | 11 More

Drill for oil on the Arctic Sea floor and drown the entire global industrial system?

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Dispatches|The Fading Promise, Part Two

09/03/14 | By | 75 More
Dispatches|The Fading Promise, Part Two

Schultheis on the future: “Be afraid; be very, very afraid. Or, better, be angry, be very,very angry.”

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GUEST COMMENTARY | On Location in Western Colorado

08/30/14 | By | 108 More

Anyone who lives or visits our area knows that John Wayne’s True Grit was made here. But that’s just the beginning….

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DISPATCHES | The Fading Promise of Tomorrow

08/26/14 | By | 33 More

Slouching towards Bethlehem…

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GUEST COMMENTARY | Ouray Residents Urged to Protect Healthy Trees, Destroy Dead Ones

08/23/14 | By | 65 More

These dead trees are not only unsightly and a significant fire hazard, they cause an extreme risk to any property they might fall on.

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GUEST COMMENTARY | Electricity…Where Do We Go From Here?

We can continue to reduce our consumption locally by meeting our electric needs more efficiently.

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GUEST COMMENTARY | Dire Water Predicament Spurs Cooperation, Compromise

While it is easy to measure how much water is in reservoirs, it is much less clear how much groundwater remains in the region’s aquifers.

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GUEST COMMENTARY | Learn About Your Forest at Aug. 19 Workshop

We are not necessarily immune to the shocking increase in mortality hitting our forests.

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GUEST COMMENTARY | Gunnison Basin Contributes to State Water Plan Debate

None of the eight natural basins has discovered a big pool of unused water to resolve the metropolitan gap.

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GUEST COMMENTARY | KOTO Made the Right Decision

Former KOTO Executive Director Beth Lamberson Warren says Ride organizers did not get “authorization by the artists, their management and in some cases whoever holds their publishing rights,” making it impossible for KOTO to live broadcast the festival.

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GUEST COMMENTARY | Reality Check on Regional Recycling (Part II)

Personally committing to recycle all possible products is a very important step, but recycling is an energy-intensive process.

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