Gila monsters are out of their winter burrows about two weeks earlier than usual this year — looking for chow now and lizard love in the near future.
Pima County will spend $284,000 to save horned lizards and other critters from an untimely and premature squishing at a west-side construction site.
Pima County is planning to protect regal horned lizards and their habitat along with other desert creatures.
One of the world's tiniest lizards has been discovered by
keen-eyed researchers in Madagascar.