Category: Human Ecology

  • ‘Connectivity Conservation’ Published in Parks Stewardship Forum

    ‘Connectivity Conservation’ Published in Parks Stewardship Forum

    Big news: I had a photo-essay published in Parks Stewardship Forum! This issue of PSF is dedicated to moving beyond fortress conservation and toward a conservation of connections. PSF is an online, interdisciplinary, open-access journal co-published by the University of California–Berkeley’s Institute for Parks, People, and Biodiversity and the George Wright Society. PSF’s mission: to […]

  • What if normal is the problem? And other coronavirus questions

    What if normal is the problem? And other coronavirus questions

    The pandemic diaries Eleven months ago, I flew home to Sea-Tac as coronavirus dug its claws into the flesh of the world. Shelves emptied, businesses closed, panic began to set in. In March 2020, I wrote in my notebook a snippet of conversation I overheard in the grocery store: “Are we going to die?” A […]

  • The Story of an Hour

    A Summer Poem Inspired by the last few weeks of wandering around in the woods—searching for owls in the dark (without success), the coming and going of wildflowers, seeing hungry fledgling chicks all around, and thinking about the limits of time and perspective. Revel in summer: watch my short film from a lighthouse 11 miles […]