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Ed Marston

Ed Marston is Publisher of High Country News.
 
Ranching West of the 100th Meridian

Ranching West of the 100th Meridian

Culture, Ecology, and Economics

Recommended by The Nature Conservancy magazine.

Ranching West of the 100th Meridian offers a literary and thought-provoking look at ranching and its role in the changing West.

Reopening the Western Frontier

Reopening the Western Frontier

Unlike other parts of the United States, deep change came slowly to the West, especially the rural west, which retained many of its 19th-century roots. Now, with the decline of the West's natural resource economics -- oil and gas drilling, mining...