Squirrelly byways on Mt. Graham

By Dexter K. Oliver, Eastern AZ Courier - Contributing Columnist (Published on Sunday, June 13, 2010 9:16 AM MST)

I enjoyed reading Jon Johnson’s article “Squirrel bridges planned for Mount Graham” in the June 9 Copper Era. It’s always nice to have a good laugh during these trying times, and, luckily, the wildlife management arena in Arizona is quite often willing to provide us with such chuckles and much shaking of the head. Read the full article in the Eastern AZ Courier Read more »

MGIO Forest Service Lease up for Renewal

LBT Telescope atop Mt. GrahamLBT Telescope atop Mt. GrahamThe Mt. Graham International Observatory sits on publicly owned land - specifically Forest Service land. MGIO holds a lease to that land, which needs to be renewed periodically and is up for renewal now. Please contact the Coronado Nat'l. Forest and let them know it's time to deny the MGIO lease and revegetate the top of the tallest and only Sky Island with the endangered spruce/fir life-zone and that is very sacred to the Apache.

(520) 388-8300 -- mailroom_r3_coronado@fs.fed.us