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I am a writer and river bum rooted in the St. Croix River watershed of Minnesota and Wisconsin.

My work focuses on science, lakes and rivers, wilderness, and other precious resources.

I create stories to inspire stewardship.


Ongoing Work

St. Croix 360

St. Croix Watershed Research Station

Quetico Superior Wilderness News


Always Learning

Communications partner for Belwin Conservancy.

Board of directors of ArtReach St. Croix, 2012-2018

Words in Canoe & Kayak, Minnesota Conservation Volunteer, numerous newspapers.

Previous partners include Arts Midwest, The Phipps Center for the Arts, Minnesota Trails, Zumbro Watershed Partnership.

Formerly communications director for the Friends of the Boundary Waters Wilderness from 2008-2012; Board of directors of Voyageurs National Park Association.


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