These columns have previously appeared in the Elko Daily Free Press, Elko, Nevada.
Nature Notes covers local nature- plants and animals, along with Western issues, specifically those affecting Elko County, Nevada.
An Educational Burro, 6/7/2014
Dora the burro and Kristine Dedolph talk to school groups
Successful Sage-grouse Experience, 4/26/2014
Participants watched sage-grouse strut and listened to biologists
Mule deer, US 93 and Wildlife Crossings (PDF), 6/14/2014
Wildlife crossings across US Hwy 93 are stopping wildlife collisions
An Abundance of Crested Wheatgrass, 7/5/2014
Crested wheatgrass is an important, imported bunchgrass
Fighting Weeds on Public Lands, 5/31/2014
The BLM sprays an invasive weed called hoary cress
Welcoming back our Native Dove, 5/17/2014
After a winter of Eurasian collared doves, it was nice to welcome back our native mourning dove
Advising the BLM, 2/22/2014
Resource Advisory Councils provide advice to the BLM regarding the management of public lands and resources