The Home Of The White Bear


League Staff | March 13, 2017
Author Michael Engelhard has written a new essay collection, American Wild: Explorations from the Grand Canyon to the Arctic Ocean, and Ice Bear: The Cultural History of an Arctic Icon. He lives in Fairbanks, Alaska and works as a wilderness guide in the Arctic. Read more
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The Circle Of Life In The Tongass


League Staff | February 27, 2017
(This piece is posted with permission, and originally appeared in National Geographic.) 1Frame4Nature is a collection of images and stories from around the globe of your personal connection to nature. However small, when combined with the actions of others, your individual actions can impact real and tangible outcomes for the preservation...
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American Salmon Forest Sessions


Dan Kirkwood | February 21, 2016
(This article originally appeared in The Drake.) A playlist for flying out to a remote southeast Alaskan salmon stream. Read more
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My Summer As A Bear Watching Guide


Dan Kirkwood | February 16, 2016
The bear was trying to get around us again. He had approached us twice already, turned away by my fellow guide with a stern word. Our group stood paces up from a wild salmon stream on Chichagof Island in the middle of the Tongass National Forest. The bear, a hefty...
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