Staff reporter for ClimateWire, covering climate change for Environment and Energy Publishing. I am a writer, a journalist, a reader, a traveler, and, most importantly, a learner. Originally from Montana, I received my B.A. in Liberal Arts from St. John's College in 2005, and an M.S. in Journalism from Columbia University in 2012. I was the 2012 Poetry Foundation Journalism Fellow.
When it comes to tree cover loss, the spotlight usually rests on midlatitude hot spots like Brazil and Indonesia, where agriculture, logging and other development have threatened the existence of rain forests for years. more
Apr 13, 2015 12:00 AM Features