Where the Rainforest Meets the Road
Community-led conservation has taken root in a remote corner of Papua New Guinea. Now the plan’s architects must ensure that ecological protection and economic prosperity can coexist.
bioGraphic, January 2019
What killed Washington’s carbon tax?
The curious death of 1631 and what it says about the future of addressing climate change.
High Country News, January 2019
The Elwha, unleashed
After its dams came down, a river is reborn.
High Country News, September 2017
The Yaak Valley’s ‘Dirty Shame’
In the infamous Montana saloon, a lesson about home in harsh places.
High Country News, March 2017
How to love a weird and perfect wilderness
A desolate Oregon landscape offers lessons on the modern wild.
High Country News, November 2016
Why Westerners die at the hands of cops
Jack Yantis, an Idaho rancher, raised the profile of rural police brutality.
High Country News, December 2015
More of my HCN reporting here. My work has also appeared in Bearings, a print journal, Chalkbeat, Mother Jones, Grist, Catalyst Chicago and more.)