Coyote Gulch: Drought seizes ranchers by the horns.

From Colorado Public Radio (Grace Hood): “Most of the pasture we used last year we’re not using this year because there’s no moisture,” [Matt] Isgar said of the land he ranches in Hesperus, west of Durango. “There’s no new growth.” With the dark red bull’s eye of exceptional drought looming over the Four Corners region, […]Continue reading “Coyote Gulch: Drought seizes ranchers by the horns.”

Commission offers $1.8 million to leave #ColoradoRiver untouched — The Deseret News #COriver — Coyote Gulch

From The Deseret News (Amy Joi O’Donoghue): Drought is turning the nation’s largest reservoir dry — Lake Mead reached its lowest levels this summer since the 1930s — and Lake Powell is limping along, just a little over half full. That scenario is prompting the Upper Colorado River Commission to offer $1.8 million in funding […]Continue reading “Commission offers $1.8 million to leave #ColoradoRiver untouched — The Deseret News #COriver — Coyote Gulch”

H.R 5059

This Act may be cited as the ‘‘Clay Hunt Suicide Prevention for American Veterans Act’’ or the ‘‘Clay Hunt SAV ACT. Right now 22 American Veterans are contemplating their last days on this small planet. They gave up their freedom, time, personal ideals so they could in their beliefs, ‘defend’ our country. Now, pressed fromContinue reading “H.R 5059”

Therapy Horses a Calming Influence on Veterans

Originally posted on Straight from the Horse's Heart:
By Brian MacQuarrie | Globe Staff In Norfolk, female veterans find strength through learning to ride and care for horses Veteran Eadyie Davis of Marlborough shared a quiet moment with therapy horse Creek. ~ Wendy Maeda/Globe Staff NORFOLK — Feet in the stirrups, hands on the…

Still waiting…

Between battling the city and their ever ongoing incompetence at identifying their own property lines…departments…botanist from biologist. I’m still waiting on my darlings to hatch.   Silkies as I’ve read take up 25-28 days to hatch. I’m at day 24, I even broke out my stethoscope to see if I could hear a heart beep, a pip…ANYTHING!   Nada.Continue reading “Still waiting…”