Selected Articles & Essays
BELOW you will find some of my articles and essays, with links to the text, organized by date from 2004 to the present.
"Species Complex: Classification and Conservation in American Environmental History"
Isis (a journal of the History of Science Society), 2016 (forthcoming)
"Population and Land Use" (ch.), in Ecosystems of California
University of California Press, 2016
The Conversation & IFL Science & The New Republic, 2015
Boom: A Journal of California, 2014
"History and Recent Trends" (ch.), in Mediterranean Oak Woodland Working Landscapes
"Evolution of the...Reserves" (ch.), in The Environmental Legacy of the UC Natural Reserve System
University of California Press, 2013
An REI Shopper Camps in the Forest, Does Anyone Notice?
Geoforum, March 2013
A History of Steelhead & Rainbow Trout in the Santa Ynez River
Bulletin of the Southern California Academy of Sciences, December 2012
A Sanctuary for Science
Journal of the History of Biology, November 2012
Environmental Philosophy, Spring 2012
Mirage in the Making
Boom: A Journal of California, Fall 2012
Fifty Years of Wildlife in America
Environmental History, July 2011
Biting the Hand
Journal of the West, Winter 2011
Beyond Leave No Trace
Ethics, Place & Environment, March 2009
Conservation Biology, December 2008
What Makes a Disaster "Natural"?
Space and Culture, February 2006
The Ghosts of Endangered Species Past
BioScience, November 2004
Biography of a ‘Feathered Pig’
Journal of the History of Biology, October 2004