Writer, river bum. Freelance communicator and correspondent. Curious about science, conservation, and life.

Latest Projects

Proud Moments

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    The Right to Remain Silent

    An evening paddle interrupted by the distant roar of motorcycles.

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    Miles Paddled: The Eau Claire River

    Paddling the St. Croix River's northernmost tributary, addressing its history, conservation issues, and tips for other paddlers.

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    Snake River Canoe Race

    A brief point-of-view video of "racing" in Minnesota's biggest annual paddling competition.

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    Watershed short film

    Writing and production on a short online video about the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, the risk of new mining proposals, and efforts to protect canoe country.

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    Reading the River

    Event at ArtReach St. Croix featured participatory poetry, stories and art.

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    Pagami Creek Fire

    A chance encounter with the biggest wildfire in recorded Minnesota history.

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