Other Writings



Seattle to Siberia in Alaska, 2019

What’s in a Name? in Alaska, 2019

Sea Veggies in Alaska, 2019

Plight of the Snow Oxen in High Country News, 2019.

Beware the Spiny Pig in Alaska, 2019

Cutting Both Ways in Alaska, 2019

The Maternity Matrix in Alaska, 2019

Moving Pictures from the Permafrost in Utne Reader, 2018

Glacier Priest in Alaska, 2018

Green Gem of the North in Alaska, 2018

Arctic Desert in Sierra, 2018

Marks of Belonging in Above & Beyond, 2018

Gangly Delights in Alaska, 2018

Darwin’s Polar Bear in The Public Domain Review, 2018

Fruits of Labor in Alaska, 2018

Halls of the Mountain King in Alaska, 2018

Working the Ocean’s White Gold in Alaska, 2018

Kobuk “Turkey” in Alaska, 2018

The Little Boats That Could in Hakai Magazine, 2018

Smooth Sailing on the Ivishak in Alaska, 2018

The Con King of Skagway in Alaska, 2018

Clam City in Alaska, 2018

A Nose for Seals in Alaska, 2018

Absinthe Makes the Heart Grow Fonder in Edible Alaska, 2018

Steller’s Island in Alaska, 2018

Sewing Salmon in Alaska, 2018

This Old Boat in Alaska, 2018

A Bird the Color of Winter in Above & Beyond, 2018

Marks of the Ancestors in Alaska, 2018

Sky Above, Sea Below in Above & Beyond, 2018

A Day on the Ice in Alaska, 2017

Shaped Like Horse Tongue in The Times Literary Supplement, 2017

Taking the Waters in Alaska, 2017

Here Be White Bears in Hakai Magazine, 2017

Warrior for Wilderness in Sierra, 2017

Recovery in Zoomorphic, 2017

The Bounty of the Bone Pile in Hakai Magazine, 2017

The Man Who Cut Off His Toes in Adventure Journal, 2016

Here’s to the Horses in The Smart Set, 2016

Thieves of Time in Sierra, 2016

Sacred Game in Sojourns, 2016

Shadow Catcher in the Land of the Midnight Sun in Adventure Journal, 2016

Lighthenge in The Journal of Wild Culture, 2016

Seeds of Hope in Earth Island Journal, 2016

How I Defied the White Man and Out-Foxed Fox in Written River, 2016

Riding the Ephemeral in Northern Arizona’s Mountain Living Magazine, 2015

The Other Red Meat in First Alaskans, 2014

Siftings in Sojourns, 2013

Very Frequent Flyer in The Australian Way, 2013

At Home in a Hole in the Rock in Sierra, 2012

Classroom with a View in National Parks, 2011

Jeff Rice Collects Nature’s Noises in High Country News, 2011

The Arctic Refuge Turns 50 in National Wildlife, 2010

Closed Range in Weber Studies, 2008

Seventh Natural Wonderland in Arizona Highways, 2008

Hope or Just Howling at the Moon? in San Francisco Chronicle, 2006