Writings

Articles

How to Live and Let Live in the Land of Beaver; A Tale of Two Keystone Species

In this article I explore ways we can let beaver repopulate our watersheds while protecting human infrastructure.  We’ll dive alot deeper into this topic in the upcoming beaver series.  Originally published in Permaculture Magazine North America

The Fall and Rise of the Roamin’ Empire

In this article I investigate the complex relations between humans and bison in the Great Plains of North America.  You can find alot more of all the folks in the article in the Muse Ecology bison series, episodes 4 through 8.  Originally published in Permaculture Magazine North America

The Return of Good Fire

In this article in my local paper, I discuss the return of prescribed broadcast burning for safety and ecological restoration.  There’s some great quotes from local experts.  In general a complex topic for a 700 word limit, but I think it captured the gist.  Stay tuned for the upcoming fire series, where we’ll look alot more closely at our relationship with fire.