Alaska’s Sea Birds: Where, when, and why they need us

This is sponsored content on behalf of Dawn Saves Wildlife. Rebecca Duerr, research director and veterinarian of the International Bird Rescue, doesn’t mince words when talking about the future of Alaska’s sea birds.  “Climate change,” she told me, “will make life a lot harder for sea birds.”  What is a sea bird, exactly? Also known […]

Gratitude: A Thanksgiving message about Dawn’s Day in the Wildlife

My favorite Alaska author and writing cohort Heather Lende said it perfectly this morning in her Alaska Dispatch News column. “Here’s something I learned…Gratitude. Which is different than giving thanks. Gratitude comes from knowing that the story could have ended differently, and that it often does.” It’s been more than two months since I spent […]