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The winged wonder pecks away at Representative Rick Renzi, bemoans losses at the Repugnant, and mediates a catfight between rival risqué dance troupes
Letters from the issue of Thursday, August 18, 2005
The Southwest's last free-flowing stream ran dry for eight days in mid-July. It's time to act
Napolitano deftly played politics this legislative session to fend off all GOP foes
Rick Renzi's hoping people buy his line that an amendment he's sponsoring has nothing to do with his father's defense business
New exhibit hails the beauty of nature
The Spike clears up tale of the tortoises and the harebrained
The Valley's bid for the Big Game may be derailed by five missing tortoise babies
An endangered bird is thriving in the dry bottom of Roosevelt Lake. Too bad it's in the way of water for Phoenix.
San Manuel is finding out what happens when an Australian company buys the local copper mine and lays off half the town
The Institute for Environmental Conflict Resolution has been established in Mo Udall's name. Would he even like it?
Should boom towns like Prescott let little things like water shortages keep them from growing?
From spikedaces to spotted owls, the Southwest Center for Biological Diversity has logged the legal system and rewritten the book on environmental activism
A battle of GOP extremes pits environmentalist Robin Silver against conservative Congressman John Shadegg