A short list of recent books about nature.
“Timber sales are not planned by wildlife managers; they’re assigned from the top down.”
A year in the life of a tree, with images by Dominique Braud & music by Bryan Akipa
The federal government has approved controversial water quality changes for Minnesota.
A new short film, Oshkigin: Spirit of Fire, shows the traditional controlled burning practices of the Anishinaabe people. These small burns help prevent wildfires from getting out of hand.
Essayist Paul Gruchow explores a western Minnesota prairie
“We’ll use these stable isotope fingerprints of mercury to look at what source is being methylated and getting into the fish,” says USGS’s Sarah Janssen.
An essay from John Toren’s new book, Cabin in the City
“People in the community were grateful we were getting some kind of help, but it turned out to be an epic disaster.”
A favorite essay from Darby Nelson’s book, For Love of Lakes