Love Your Planet: Fight the Feral Cat Crisis

It’s no exaggeration to say that the world is experiencing a feral cat crisis. Domestic cats are cute and cuddly. They purr and knead our knees with their paws while we pet them. They provide co...

Birding Benefits: 7 Ways to Enrich Your LIfe

While participating in a local Christmas Bird Count ten days ago, a thought hit me, not for the first time. Birding is good for me. It enriches my life. Here’s how it can enrich your life, too. ...

Potter Marsh, Alaska

Mild darkness bathes northern Nova Scotia this evening, obscuring the ground mist that settled over meadows and forest and Matheson Brrok as I returned home from walking rural roads in late afternoon....

Hiking Flattop Peak, Alaska

On the last day of Vilis’s and my five-day visit to Alaska in May, we rented a car and drove east through Anchorage’s sprawling suburbs to Chugach State Park (saw a moose browsing on shrub...