Alaska Folk Festival
Northwest Folk Life Festival
National Folk Festival (to be held in Butte, MT in July 2010!)
Montana Public Radio
Robin Hopper (some of the best in Alaskan folk music!)
Montana Logging and Ballet Company (political satire on stage with side splitting humor at its best! The songs on the CDs are fun, inspiring and full of hope and love for all)

Authors, artists and photographers who’ve inspired me…
Sigurd Olsen
Olas and Mardy Murie
Rachel Carson
Aldo Leopold
Madeleine L’Engle
Rie Munoz
Josef Scaylea
Ansel Adams
Mark Kelley
Pat O’Hara

Cool sites…amazing photos…
Hubble Site: Gallery
NASA Earth Observatory
The Geophysical Institute Aurora Forecast

Climate change…some good info on these sites!
NOAA Climate Services
Climate Change: NASA's Eyes on the Earth
Climate Change: U.S. EPA
Climate Change: Fish and Wildlife Service
Global Warming Frequently Asked Questions: NOAA
NOAA Arctic Theme Page
Inuit Circumpolar Council (Canada)
IPCC: Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change
AGU: American Geophysical Union
Climate Impacts Group

An incredible local performing arts organization – literally touching and teaching thousands of kids a year around the globe!
Missoula Children’s Theatre

Here’s a great watershed education program in Missoula, dedicated to Montana’s kids and watershed stewardship!
Watershed Education Network

For great recipes and just a love of the simpler things in life…
Susan Branch: Heart of the Home

AND, for humor that’ll tickle your funny bone with its goofiness…
Duckboy Postcards

More later!



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