Flagstaff


Flagstaff Fall Festival Cornucopia

Summer feels like a fading memory in Northern Arizona. The past few days have been dry, cold, and windy. Grasses are ripening to yellow in the prairie wind and on the mountains above, aspens make their own transitions to quaking gold. Despite my chilled fingers and toes, I love our […]


The San Francisco Peaks: Landscapes of the Coconino National Forest

When I describe my last few seasonal jobs, I say I’m incredibly lucky to get paid to hike and look at plants. For the past few years, I’ve worked on the Flagstaff Ranger District Botany Crew on the Coconino National Forest. We collected population data on the geographical extent and abundance […]