Outdoors

Heber overgaard az

Garden Bed Winter Prep

Annual garden vegetables are nearing the end of their lifespan and are starting to succumb to the nip of successively heavier frosts. After the...
Heber overgaard, AZ

Fall Color Highlight: Bigtooth Maple

As brilliant displays of fall color begin to erupt around us, keep your eye out this fall for an often secretive native Arizona species...
Heber overgaard, az

Local man has close call with mountain lion

On Sunday September 23rd, Al Chatters was elk hunting with his buddy Buck near Chevelon Retreat. His crossbow on the tripod was set and...
Heber, AZ

Seeding Project on the 377 Fire

Springerville, AZ—August 22, 2018 – Last June, the 377 Fire burned approximately 4,252 acres on the Black Mesa Ranger District of the Apache-Sitgreaves National...

Wet Meadows of the Rim Country

It is no secret that water is one of the most precious resources in the desert. Despite living in the high mountains where we...

In the Night Sky…

As Autumn approaches later this month, we get to see in the early evening sky what some would call ‘Deep Space’.  Through most of...
Overgaard, AZ

In the Night Sky…

These late summer nights, the Milky Way Galaxy spans from the northeast to the southwest horizon.  Nearly directly overhead is a familiar shape comprised...
Show Low, AZ

Velvety Days of Summer

The long warm days of summer provide the forest with much needed energy to grow rich food for the wildlife which call our forests...