1. It’s Not Beef, It’s Conservation: The Nexus of Rangelands, Ranching and Conservation in the 21st Century

    Rangelands comprise 53% of the American West. We often speed through these landscapes on road trips at 80 mph and associate them with ranchers, cowboys and vast herds of Angus, Beefmaster, Charolais or Hereford cattle. But in fact, this high desert sea of grass and sagebrush supports an entire native ecosystem: plumes of songbirds, tides of pollinators, and migrating raptors, elk, desert bighorn, mule deer, sage grouse, sandhill cranes, pronghorn and indigenous bison. These landscapes are some of the most vital and misunderstood patches of Earth we have in America.  … Read More

  2. Through the Lens: Outdoor Retailer with Meg + Charles

    We typically spend the bulk of OUTDOOR RETAILER running around the Salt Palace from appointment to appointment. In the past we have shot upwards of 3,000 photos over the course of the trade show in hopes of capturing every significant product being released for the upcoming season. While incredibly efficient, it also becomes super boring and we end up running frantically from booth to booth without truly enjoying the MAGICAL MOMENTS that Outdoor Retailer provides.

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