A short list of recent books about nature.
“Timber sales are not planned by wildlife managers; they’re assigned from the top down.”
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.
An essay from John Toren’s new book, Cabin in the City
Researchers are learning about the microplastics in Lake Superior.
Life in the winter trout streams of the Driftless.
Minnesota agency plans to set new rules that critics say will allow degradation in water quality.
Here in the Driftless, it’s a never-ending cycle: surface water infiltrates into the soils and karst, becoming groundwater that quickly flows from nearby springs to become surface water again.
People are protecting Common Terns, which aren’t so common in the Midwest.