Not stoked about a grizzly bear tearing through your tent and devouring your sack of trail mix? Yeah, us neither. We gathered data from 25+ organizations to create a map that shows where in grizzly country food storage regulations must be followed.
River conservation on a watershed scale is not for the faint of heart. The folks at Washington Water Trust are heroic in their efforts and their achievements. Here's a little bit of their story.
It's a big complicated story, this growing food in Whatcom County. These are our neighbors, they're doing good work and trying to solve some of the biggest issues of our day.
We thought we had the best job ever...nope. These guys do. At least we got to visualize ourselves out there on a boat and live vicariously through their incredible work while we mapped their data.
The beauty and the curse of digital map making: we were able to create this map while sitting in an office on the mainland watching it snow. We didn't even have to set foot on that tropical paradise of an island...someday maybe we'll go groundtruth it.