Among the stories you’ll hear on this week’s show:
- Wetland habitats across the West are in trouble due to human impacts and climate change.
- Author Jonathan Thompson talks about his newly released book “Sagebrush Empire,” set among the volatile politics of San Juan County, Utah.
- And KSUT’s Sarah Flower talks with a Fort Lewis College public health professor to get a global perspective on vaccines.
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Here are the latest figures for vaccination rates in Colorado and coronavirus case counts in both the state and region, as of April 1, 2021. Colorado opened COVID-19 vaccine eligibility to every Coloradan 16 years and older on April 2. Explore Recent Stories
Biden Admin “pauses” public land lease sales, putting one drilling proposal in southwest Colorado in limbo
The administration is putting the brakes on new oil and gas leases on public lands. The move is being met with cheers from conservation groups and legal threats from the fossil fuels industry.
Getting fast and reliable high-speed internet was a challenge for many people in the Four Corners even before the pandemic. But now as more adults and schoolchildren work remotely, communities and private businesses are stepping up to fill in some of the gaps.