Coconino Voices: Protect the greater Grand Canyon area from uranium mining

The Grand Canyon National Park is so much more than just an incredible natural wonder. Yes, its grandeur is remarkable and the views beyond breatht...

September 21, 2022
6:22 AM

The Grand Canyon National Park is so much more than just an incredible natural wonder. Yes, its grandeur is remarkable and the views beyond breathtaking. It is without question a precious piece of Arizona wilderness. As the Colorado River cuts a nearly 280-mile swath through the Coconino County highlands, it is beneficial to remember that its watershed is of vital importance across the southwest.The Colorado River helps quench the thirst of more than 40 million people and irrigates acres of farmlands on both sides of the U.

Jeronimo Vasquez