Writer, river bum. Freelance communicator and correspondent. Curious about science, conservation, and life.
The best way to learn who I am and what I do is to check out some of my past work, and then get in touch:
Pagami Creek Fire
A chance encounter with the biggest wildfire in recorded Minnesota history.
Two volumes of self-published chapbooks.
St. Croix River Association Paddles
Six days of paddling 90 miles down the St. Croix and Namekagon Rivers, with adventure and beauty and 70 new friends.
This short film takes a hard look at the sulfide mining industry's history of failed predictions and toxic pollution and the potential impacts on northeastern Minnesota from proposed mines.
Taking The Brook Trout’s Temperature
Notre Dame biologists study how native fish could be restored to the Namekagon River watershed.
Oil & Water: Pipeline To Triple Flows Under St. Croix Headwaters
Meet the biggest oil pipeline you've never heard of.
Prehistoric Pottery Links St. Croix’s Past and Present
At an approximately 700-year-old village, the river's bounty made for stronger ceramics.
Art Bench Trail
Stories about art, community, and nature.
A New ‘Whey’ Forward For Clean Water
A Wisconsin company is helping cheese factories reduce pollution while making electricity.
Get to know Minnesota waterways up close
They’re something to behold. So find a canoe and get to know them.