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from the "Lost in Montgomery" blog

This blog post on Montgomery’s recycling program, written by another local writer on her blog, published this week, too. Both her tone and her take on the program are very different from mine. 9 more words

The Deep South

ECLIPSE - DANCING FOR THE MOON

There are fighters and there are  talkers – some people will talk a good fight as the saying goes but when push comes to shove it becomes… 243 more words

Northwest Wildfires...Where There's Smoke

The Northwest is on fire. I can smell it in the air. Smoke.  It’s in the light of the sky. Ten O’clock in the morning and the sky still has the yellow pallor of dawn. 695 more words

Essays

Religion, Sport, and Water: Contemplation and Play in “Nature”

Posted below is the syllabus for the fly fishing themed course I’ll be teaching at my university this fall.

Religion, Sport, and Water: Contemplation and Play in “Nature” 1,717 more words

Fly Fishing Literature

Research says 27% of California's drought attributable to climate change

As California’s four-year drought has drinking and groundwater reserves at dangerously low levels, households rationing water, and the agricultural sector struggling to keep its crops alive, the question has been: how much of a culprit is climate change? 835 more words

It's time to invest in clean energy in Africa

The math for Africa’s clean energy future is adding up. Solar lamps are spreading like fireflies across Ghana. A first-of-its-kind solar farm in Rwanda is providing electricity for 15,000 rural homes. 823 more words