Fire on the Olympic National Forest in western Washington. USDA Forest Service photo.
A close up of a hat being woven from thin strips of cedar wood by Deborah-Aanutein Head, Tlingit and Haida master weaver.
Labor Day 2020 brought hot, dry, easterly winds across the west coast, fanning record-breaking megafires that threatened suburbs and compromised air quality in cities like Portland Oregon, shown here. Photo by Ted Timmons.
Dr. Mee-Sook Kim collects fungal spores in Hawaii from rose apple (Syzygium jambos) leaves infected by an invasive forest pathogen that causes myrtle rust disease in tropical/subtropical forests. Photo courtesy of a local cooperator.
A structure destroyed during the 2011 Texas Tanglewood Fire. Photo courtesy of the Randall County Sheriff Department.
Northwest huckleberry (Vaccinium membranaceum). Photo courtesy of U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
The Tanana Valley of Alaska. USDA Forest Service photo.
The inner crater of Mt. St. Helens. USDA Forest Service. Photo by Ali Freibott.