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16th Bighorn Sheep Dead, Victim of Mountain Lion, Officials Say

Arizona Game & Fish says dead ewe discovered Sunday; three of the felines have been killed at department's direction for preying on sheep.

The San Pedro River flows through Sierra Vista.

Sierra Vista Aims to Conserve Water, Save San Pedro River

Town trying to lower water use because if source dries up heart of community's economy, Fort Huachuca, could close.

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Biosphere 2 Raising Money for Sea of Cortez Small Scale Replica

The researching facility has until April 22 to raise $100K to turn a 9,000-square-foot tank into living model of Gulf of California's oceanic environment.

We sit down with James E. Cook, Executive Director of the Western National Parks Association, and Maya Wallace, Winner of the National Parks Essay Contest, to discuss the National Parks Association's upcoming events.

Event Honors Natl Parks Conservation Efforts

The Western National Parks Association awarding 3 people at their second annual dinner, including retired U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor.

An aquaponics garden.

S. AZ Entrepreneurs Going Green with Increasingly Popular Method

Business owners are promoting an ancient system as a new way to provide food; aquaponics combines fish and plants to grow food.

Water levels at the Colorado River Basin.

AZ Week: Prevention, Solutions Amid Possible Water Crisis

Growing population demands more, theories of CO River drought in near future, drought has experts debating plans.

All 15 AZ Counties Designated Areas of Drought

Declaration makes farmers, ranchers eligible for low-interest emergency loans; based on agricultural production losses.

These endangered jaguars are part of a breeding population located near southern arizona .

Federal Gov Announces Efforts to Protect Endangered Jaguar

U.S. Fish and Wildlife designated about 1,200 square miles of Southern Arizona, New Mexico as critical habitat for species.

2 More Bighorn Sheep Dead, Total 3 Mountain Lions Killed for Preying

Arizona Game & Fish confirms deaths Weds., meaning 15 of 31 sheep relocated from Yuma to Santa Catalinas in Tucson have died.

US, Mexico Cooperate to Restore Flow of Water to CO River Delta

Water hasn’t flowed regularly in the once-lush delta since 1960; Starting March 23, 105,000 acre-feet will be release from the Morelos Dam bordering Yuma.

This is one of the many aquaponic set ups at Tucson AquaPonics Farm.

Fish, Plants, Water Combined in Method, May Help Feed People

More Tucson residents are experimenting with aquaponics systems in their homes or businesses.

Watch for Prescribed Burn in Tucson Tuesday

Smoke from sweetwater wetlands near Prince Road and I-10 will be visible throughout much of area; no need to call 911, Tucson Fire says.

TEP Proposes No More Coal Burning at Tucson Plant

Idea comes at EPA public hearing as alternative way to meet emission restrictions plan aimed at cleaner park air.

We speak with Jackson Jenkins, Director of Pima Country Regional Wastewater Reclamation Department, about the department's plan to sell off some of the waste generated from treating water.

Pima Board OKs Program to Convert Wastewater into Biogas

County Wastewater Dept. director says this could not only benefit environment but also generate revenue for the county.

Southern Arizona is home to countless species of butterflies, including thins Monarch Butterfly.

Tucson Welcome International Assistance for Migratory Insect

Canada, United States and Mexico agree to help the famous monarch butterflies.

This metal flower sculpture is an example of the types of art that people at Xerocraft and Maker House are making with found and recycled materials.

'Maker Movement' Growing in Tucson, Communities Globally

More local residents getting into making stuff; 2 organizations participate in first-ever event promoting such craft.

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