Artist in Residence Highlights 2010

TRACY ARM-FORD’S TERROR
TONGASS NATIONAL FOREST

ALERIA JENSEN | Writer from Juneau, AK

Stewardship projects:

  • Monitoring vessel/harbor seal interactions as part of a partnership between ADFG, USFS, and NOAA.
  • Provided education aboard two tour boats travelling Endicott Arm
  • Monitored camp-site conditions in Endicott Arm
  • Visitor contacts

Donation:  Two framed poems: Fluency and I Found you on a Wild Western Coast

Community extension:  Fireside chat at the Mendenhall Visitor Center, Juneau, AK

49writers.blogspot.com/2010/11/voices-in-wilderness-guest-post-by.html

www.literarymama.com/creativenonfiction/archives/2012/09/in-the-wild-without-child-one.html

Tracy Arm - Fords Terror Wilderness (PDF)

Tongass National Forest website


TRACY ARM-FORD’S TERROR
‚ÄčTONGASS NATIONAL FOREST

BRENDA SCHWARTZ-YEAGER | Watercolor Painter from Wrangell, AK

Stewardship projects:

  • Monitoring vessel/harbor seal interactions as part of a partnership between ADFG, USFS, and NOAA.
  • Provided education aboard three tour boats travelling Endicott Arm
  • Monitored camp-site conditions in Endicott Arm
  • Visitor contacts
  • Participating in air quality monitoring project
  • Beach clean-ups

Donation:  Framed watercolor painting entitled “Coolness”

Community extension:  Two public presentations @ Annie Kaill’s Gallery in Juneau, AK

http://www.marineartist.com/

Tracy Arm - Fords Terror Wilderness (PDF)

Tongass National Forest website


TRACY ARM-FORD’S TERROR
‚ÄčTONGASS NATIONAL FOREST

LEON INGULSRUD | Theatre Director and Playwright from New York City, NY

Stewardship projects: 

  • Breaking down field camp in September (laborer).
  • Participated in Forestry Sciences Lab genetic study of Alaska yellow cedar by collecting cedar samples in Holkham Bay and Endicott Arm.
  • Visitor contacts
  • Participating in air quality monitoring project

Donation:  Provided publicity on the Tongass through The Blue Bear production and playbill, a production inspired by his residency 

Community extension:  Promoted VOTW through multiple workshops he taught in the NYC area.

Tracy Arm - Fords Terror Wilderness (PDF)

Tongass National Forest website


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