Hillary Rosner

Hillary Rosner is a freelance writer based in Boulder, Colo. She is working on a master's degree in environmental studies.

Food

Goats are the hip new thing in eco-friendly weed management

The lawnmower was broken. Not that I knew how to use it, anyway, as I’d spent my whole life until a year ago in lawn-less New York City. Now, though, I was in Boulder, Colo., with waist-high weeds in my …

Climate & Energy

Zuni tribe member Pablo Padilla talks about beating back a strip mine

Earlier this week, Native Americans and environmentalists won a surprising victory when a power company abandoned plans to build a highly controversial coal mine in New Mexico. Zuni Salt Lake. Photo: Zuni Salt Lake Coalition. For 20 years, the Salt …