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.
A conversation with herpetologist Carol Hall
Rambling through one of Duluth’s wild stream gorges, Duluth poet Sheila Packa muses on natural history, Finnish culture, and forest mysteries.
Learning about a man whose holistic thinking and scientific rigor continue to protect Minnesota’s natural resources decades after his death.
“Some of my most unforgettable moments are sitting on the shores of a boreal forest lake on a calm night with no wind, watching the northern lights dance overhead while the haunting calls of loons echo across the water.”