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A student from the Ironwood Tree Experience gazes out at the Las Cienegas National Conservation Area.

Local Groups Bring Underprivileged Kids Outdoors

Organizations take them on trips they wouldn't be able to afford otherwise.

St. Gregory College Preparatory School is installing one of the largest solar energy systems in a Tucson school, producing 140 kilowatts of electricity.

Burning Trash Not in Renewable Energy Standards

Court ruling said the Arizona Corporation Commission shouldn't have approved such method for a project.

Coronado National Forest Lifting Fire Restrictions Friday

Rainfall has lessened the risk of wildfires, some precautions still advised.

Wayne Decker, co-director of the School of Geography and Development at the University of Arizona, talks about a new Master's program that focuses on combating global poverty and hunger.

Combating Global Poverty From Tucson

New master’s degree trains students to tackle economic issues worldwide.

View of the Yarnell Hill Fire south of Prescott. The 8,400-acre fire left 18 hotshot firefighters dead.

Yarnell Fire 100% Contained

U.S. Forest Service said the blaze that killed 19 Prescott firefighters ceased late Wednesday night.

Beth Gorman, senior program manager for the Pima County Department of Environmental Quality, speaks about a recent regional survey that inquired about residents' support for clean air activities.

Survey Finds Air Quality Important to Community

Pima County's campaign has received positive response from people, survey found.

Residents of Ajo face some challenges, however there are different efforts to help out.

Ajo Aims to Become Greener, Healthier

Town's residents seek economic opportunities.

New Insect-Based Protein Bar Promotes Water Sustainability

Crickets could be an uprising culinary delicacy.

Monsoon rain is a common Tucson attraction during the month of July.

Heavy Rainfall Can Harm Roads

Damage is seen as potholes and cracks.

Once a flourishing part of the Coronado Forest, charred tress stand near Portal Arizona. A reminder of the Horseshoe 2 which fire ripped thorough thousands of acres of forest in the summer of 2011.

UPDATED: Kearny Fire 50% Contained Wednesday

1 house destroyed as blaze consumes 518 acres; lightning-caused.

Wendy Moore, the curator of the University of Arizona Insect Collection show us the different types of arthropods that can be found in the Sky Islands territory of Arizona.

AZ Sky Island Region: One of Most Diverse in US

Home to a variety of organisms, such as beetles, scorpions and crickets.

Bruce Tabashnik, Head of the University of Arizona Department of Entomology, discusses how pests are adapting to GMO plants and what we can lean from these quickly adaptable pests.

GMOs: Safe, Productive for Protecting Crops

They are resistant to pests, protect yields from harmful insects, and safe to humans.

The tenth anniversary of the Aspen Fire on Mt. Lemmon; what does the mountain look like now, how is it recovering, concerns for the future

UPDATED: Mt. Lemmon Wildfire 100% Contained

Lightning-caused blaze consumed 270 acres of grass, brush, scrub oak near Molino Basin.

Residents in Ajo are making an effort to increase the amount of healthy foods in their community and encourage more exercise by getting people to participate in gardening projects throughout the town.

Ajo: From 'Food Desert' to 'Food Oasis' through Gardening

Healthy lifestyles, local sourcing goals of regional partnership for former mining community.

the tenth anniversary of the Aspen Fire on Mt. Lemmon; what does the mountain look like now, how is it recovering, concerns for the future

Mt. Lemmon Blaze Grows Slowly, to 280 Acres

50% contained, but flareups reported when high winds hit area near Molino Basin overnight Tuesday.

Visitors travel up and down Mt. Lemmon highway which leads to the top of this popular "sky island", one of many in Southern Arizona.

Mt. Lemmon Fees to Change Starting July 4

Recreation area will charge visitors in 11 individual sites instead of as a whole.

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