What Happens When Desert Pushes Back Against Human Engineering

Published: Wednesday, August 2, 2017 - 4:07pm
Updated: Thursday, August 3, 2017 - 10:47am

Is the desert pushing back against human engineering in the West?

It’s an issue Kate Wheeling takes on in an article in Pacific Standard Magazine.

In it, she looks at five landmarks in the Southwest: Glen Canyon Dam, Navajo Generating Station, Biosphere 2, the Navajo Sand Dunes and the Agua Caliente Solar Facility.

Wheeling joins me to talk about this.

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