Don't spoil the soil: why care bout this dirt? Because cryptobiotic soil gives life to Utah's Redrock desert. Because it takes hundreds of years to grow. Because it can be destroyed in a millisecond. Because your government is selling it off piece by piece to the energy industry.
Sep 22, 2003; JAYNE BELNAP, THE WORLD'S FOREMOST AUTHORITY on a highly specialized, complicated, and esoterically named group of organisms,...