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Wild At Heart

WildEarth Guardians' Fall 2014 “Wild At Heart” magazine featured my work with grouse and my book, Save the Last Dance (Page 3). WildEarth Guardians is a non-profit organization that seeks to protect and restore the wildlife, wild places, wild rivers, and health of the...

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Lost wilderness in the west

  It is quite a sight, if I can put it that way. It has been three years since my last visit to the Jonah Field near Pinedale, Wyoming. During a visit to Wyoming after a book tour in Jackson Hole in August, I decided to visit the Jonah Field again with Erik...

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Return of Heath Hen?

Heath Hen, a subspecies of Greater Prairie-Chicken, was last seen on Martha Vineyard in March 11, 1932. The last of Heath Hen was named “Booming Ben” and his story captivated many people, including me. Recently an article in Martha Vineyard Times caught my attention....

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In 10 years they will be gone

  The issue of grassland grouse was brought up again in Washington DC as Congressional Republicans hope to block federal protection of these birds. The argument is that this protection will hurt energy expansion. Their plan is to prevent US Fish and Wildlife from...

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