Culture

2018 Print Edition, Place, Politics

Danaus gilippus, Queen butterflies on retama [PHOTO CREDIT: National Butterfly Center]

The Other Side: Butterflies and the Border Wall

Exploring the natural beauty and diversity of the Rio Grande Valley, Elizabeth Garcia reflects on what we tear down when a wall is built.

by × August 3, 2018 × 2 comments

2018 Print Edition, Place, Politics

"Out for a Stroll" Flashe on Canvas; 14" x 11"[Artwork by Sean Hutton]

Posted & Patrolled

Cultures clash over the course of an afternoon deer hunt in Vermont—and an unlikely bond between strangers takes shape.
by × May 3, 2018 × 0 comments

Conservation, Multimedia, Place, Wildlife

Drought Survivors

Drought Survivors

Through paintings and prose, a writer reflects on the startling resilience she finds in the most unexpected of places.
by × May 2, 2018 × 0 comments

Archaeology, Conservation, Culture

The Gunnison Valley at sunset, with Tenderfoot Mountain nestled in the background. (PHOTO CREDIT: Jack Lucido, Western State Colorado University)

Folsom Folks: Reconstructing Human History in Colorado’s Gunnison Basin

An archaeological site on Tenderfoot Mountain sets the stage for a story about exploration and human history.
by × January 23, 2018 × 6 comments

Activism, Conservation, Poetry

Sandwash

Sandwash

Sam Miller-McDonald explores themes of greed and mortality through poetry imbued with imagery that evokes essences and scenes of the natural world.
by × January 16, 2018 × 1 comment

Culture, Human Landscape, Multimedia

No Place

No Place

When natural and material paradise collide.
by × August 18, 2017 × 0 comments