WILD HOPE

Article Source: bluebrightly.com

bluebrightly

I’m happy to share the news that a new magazine, Wild Hope, has published one of my photographs in their second issue.

Here’s the magazine:

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Here’s the spread with my photo – the detail of sword fern fiddleheads in the corner:

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Here’s the photo, taken nearby a few years ago. Sword fern fiddleheads have an amusing twisted way of unfurling in the spring. The fern is plentiful in the Pacific northwest.

P1030345

Wild Hope magazine’s emphasis is on hopeful stories about maintaining biodiversity on earth. The article my photo accompanied describes Dr. Emily Burns’ work with sword ferns (Polystichum munitum) in California redwood forests, where drought has affected sword fern growth. A Fern Watch Project is underway in California, and anyone can participate (Yes! to citizen science). Data is uploaded and shared on a website, iNaturalist.

The “Wild Hope” is that the sword fern, which responds faster…

View original post 194 more words

2 thoughts on “WILD HOPE

Many Many thanks for your visit and support comment :)

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s