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Radio Stories

Building a better bionic leg, nature’s way,” on NPR’s Here and Now, May 13, 2016.

New Rules Confront Visitor Demand at Arizona’s Fossil Creek,” on KNAU, May 13, 2016.

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Selected Essays & ArticlesHPIM0316

Witnessing Galactic Construction,” Desert Leaf, March 2017.

Recommended Reads on Water,” Terrain.org: A Journal of Built and Natural Environments, 2016.

A River’s Return”and “A Changing CAP,” Edible Baja Arizona, 2015.

“We need to quit ignoring our water demand problem,” Arizona Republic, 2015

“Poppies and Saguaro Fruit: A Visit to the Bowen Homestead,” Desert Leaf, 2015.

“Shallow Roots,” Fourth Genre, 2015.  

The Bighorn’s Dilemma,” Terrain.org, 2014.  

The Blackbird Problem,” VISIONS Magazine,  2014.

On the Trail of Mountain Lions,” Terrain.org, 2012.

Western states seed clouds in search of new water,” Southwest Climate Change Network and Southwest Climate Outlook, 2012

Climate change offers opportunities for ‘transformative’ restoration,” Southwest Climate Change Network, 2012

Climate, forest management linked to Southwest fires,” Southwest Climate Change Network, 2011

“Energy-water interdependencies and the Central Arizona Project,” technical book chapter written with S. Eden, C.A. Scott, S.B. Megdal and R.G. Varady, in The Water-Energy Nexus in the American West, 2011. Order from Edward Elgar Publishing.

A New Paradigm in a Time of Uncertainty,” Restoring Connections, 2010

“Tracing the Creek Home,” Flyway, 2010.

The Thirsty Tree: Confronting Invasive Salt Cedar in the American Southwest,” Terrain.org, 2010.

Southwest faces diminished stream flows, new water policies,” Southwest Climate Outlook, 2009

Bundles of Sticks,” Restoring Connections, 2008

 InterviewsDSCN1489-1

Interview with Sholeh Wolpe: Poetry is Impervious to Bullets, Terrain.org, 2015.

Interview with Terrain.org Editor-in-Chief Simmons Buntin. Terrain.org Blog, 2010.

No Longer Points of Light, excerpts from interviews with planetary scientists at the Lunar and Planetary Laboratory.

Selected PoemsDSCN2590

“Canyon Treefrog,” in The Sonoran Desert: A Literary Field Guide, ed. Paul Mirocha and Eric Magrane, 2016. Order from the University of Arizona Press.

“Garage Sales” and “Trillium” in Prairie Gold: An Anthology of the American Heartland. Eds. L. Sacknoff, X. Cavazos and S.B. Trout, 2014. Order from Ice Cub Press.

Canyon Treefrog,” in Spiral Orb, 2014.

“Red Rock Lake,” in Platte Valley Review, 2012.

“Iraqi Musician,” RATTLE, 2006.

“Broken Egg Sunset,” RATTLE, 2003, reprinted 2006.

“Mexico Rolled Up,” RATTLE, 2002.