A new study from The Nature Conservancy says thinning ponderosa pines can save trees in the long run. The research modeled what will happen to northern Arizona forests as the climate grows hotter and drier. KNAU’s Melissa Sevigny spoke with lead author Lisa McCauley about how the results relate to the nation’s largest restoration project, the Four Forest Restoration Initiative (4FRI).
Arizona Highways Magazine has announced its 9th annual Adventures in Nature student photo contest. Students ages 13-18 are invited to submit photos showcasing Arizona’s natural beauty, wildlife and people.