LWCF, Expired

On October 1, Congress allowed the Land and Water Conservation Fund to expire. Why does that matter? In Arizona alone, we’ll lose millions in federal funds for outdoor recreation and conservation.

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Kelly Vaughn
A Quiet Place

Sometimes within this wild, quiet space, the temperatures and the terrain conspire to make the Pajarita a place of violent beauty. 

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Kelly Vaughn
Balancing Act

By the time we reached Petrified Forest National Park, clouds had begun their slow drift across a sky that had, until that late afternoon, burned with the heat of summer.

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Kelly Vaughn
Long Shadows

Not long ago, we wandered a slot canyon on the Utah-Arizona state line with friends. It's too hard now, too soon to write about it. ...

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Kelly Vaughn