A century of enterprise brought the river to its brink. Now, authorities are “praying for a hurricane” as reservoirs dwindle and populations boom on both sides of the Mexico-Texas border.
Like a cross-section of the desert, David Keller’s book reveals layers of overlapping history in the spectacular and rugged Pinto Canyon.
Despite Trump’s attempt to paint the Texas-Mexico border as a war zone, border counties are safer than the president’s own backyard. And local lawmen don’t believe a wall will do any good.
Trump’s attacks on public lands have given new urgency to Williams’ work.
Locals fear encroaching oil and gas operations will change Balmorhea from a quiet Chihuahuan Desert town into an industrial hub.
Anti-pipeline voters in the Big Bend region say a Trump presidency would be disastrous for the region.
An epic drought has scientists racing to predict the future of Big Bend's unique sky islands.
Pete Gallego’s going green in a bid to reclaim the purple district for Democrats.