“Why Sheep Started So Many Wars in the American West,” Zócalo Public Square, October 5, 2017. Part of the What It Means to be American series, a partnership between Zócalo Public Square and the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History. (Also available here.)
“The Trump Administration’s Review of National Monuments Smacks of Paternalism,” History News Network, May 28, 2017.
Bridging the Past, Present, and Future: Commemorating 25 Years of the Idaho Heritage Trust. Boise: Idaho Heritage Trust, 2016. (I wrote eleven short essays to contextualize the work in heritage preservation commemorated in this beautifully illustrated book, available here, from the Idaho Heritage Trust.)
“Traveling Ecologist Rexford F. Daubenmire,” Washington State Magazine 14, no. 4 (Fall 2015): 19. (online version available here)
“Law and Nature: The Famed Dissent of Justice William O. Douglas.” High Country News 47, no. 1 (January 19, 2015): 6-7. (online version titled “Should Nature Have Standing to Sue?”)