Communities are using “Rights of Nature” laws to defend waterways, species and other natural features from human threats.
A researcher records sounds under the surface of Minnesota lakes and hopes to learn whether humans are disturbing the lives of the denizens of the deep.
Anishinaabe elder Vern Northrup captures images of the natural world; he calls his book Teaching from the Earth.
Excerpt of an essay by Kevin Koch from the anthology, The Driftless Reader
Reflections on choices we make in the age of climate catastrophe.
A trio of poems from Phil Fitzpatrick’s “Hawks on High”
Mid-ocean ballast water exchange is working well to keep non-native aquatic organisms from invading the Great Lakes, but scientists are racing to find more secure solutions.
A video meditation on the growing season by photographer Gary Noren and guitarist Dean Magraw
A children’s book explains a Minnesota mystery, with interesting information for adults and captivating artwork.