Currents

“Currents” is a page on outdoors people in Minnesota and the region, and their interests: What they are following, listening to, watching, reading, researching -- doing.

Outdoors
February 1
David Bowman, in a self-portrait, frequently takes his work outside.

Currents: David Bowman, professional photographer and 'itinerant artist'

What outdoors people are reading, following, listening to, and more.
Outdoors
January 24
Louis Moore of Major Taylor Cycling Club

Currents: Louis Moore, Major Taylor Cycling Club of Minnesota

What outdoors people are reading, listening to, following, and more.
Outdoors
January 18
Jason Zabokrtsky, Ely Outfitting Company

Currents: Jason Zabokrtsky, Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness guide and outfitter

What outdoors people are reading, following, doing, and more.
Outdoors
January 17
Greg Lais and Wilderness Inquiry just celebrated the organization's 40th birthday.

Currents: Greg Lais, Wilderness Inquiry executive director

What outdoors people are reading, following, listening to, and doing.
Outdoors
January 9
Brenda Piekarski, Adventure MN Films director and producer

Currents: Brenda Piekarski, outdoors documentary filmmaker

What outdoors people are reading, following, listening to, and more.
Outdoors
December 21, 2018
Lori Naumann of the Nongame Wildlife Program of the Department of Natural Resources.

Currents: Lori Naumann, Nongame Wildlife Program with the Department of Natural Resources

What outdoors people are reading, doing, following, and more.
Outdoors
December 13, 2018
James Didier summited Mount Elbrus in 2017.

Currents: Mountaineer James Didier of Minnesota

What outdoors people are doing, reading, listening to, and more.
Outdoors
December 6, 2018
Pheasants Forever/Quail Forever chief executive Howard Vincent

Currents: Howard Vincent, Pheasants Forever chief executive

What outdoors people are doing, reading, following, and more.
Outdoors
November 29, 2018

Currents: Bryan Hansel, professional landscape photographer

What outdoors people are doing, reading, following and more.
Outdoors
November 19, 2018
Anna Sharratt, left, got chased by children at Dowling Elementary in Minneapolis during a time of free play worked into their school day.

Currents: Anna Sharratt, Free Forest School executive director

What outdoors people are reading, listening to, following, and more.
Outdoors
November 9, 2018
Matt Davis, North Country Trail Association, regional coordinator for Minnesota and North Dakota.

Currents: Matt Davis, North Country Trail Association coordinator

Outdoors people and what they are reading, following, listening to, and more.
Outdoors
November 1, 2018

Currents: Gretchen Hansen, University of Minnesota fisheries ecologist, professor

What outdoors people are reading, following, listening to, and more.
Outdoors
October 18, 2018

Currents: Kris Larson, executive director of Minnesota Land Trust

What outdoors people are reading, following, listening to and more.
Outdoors
October 11, 2018
Day-17 - With over 200 miles behind her, Melanie McManus celebrates at the top Pincushion Mountain near Grand Marais. The outcrop rewards the hiker wi

Currents: Hiker and freelance writer Melanie Radzicki McManus

What outdoors people are reading, following, listening to, and more.
Minneapolis
October 4, 2018
Charles Youel with one of his loyal steeds in his Northeast studio, shown in 2017.

Currents: Charles Youel, ARTCRANK creator

What outdoors people are reading, listening to, following, and more
Outdoors
September 27, 2018
Stan Tekiela for Outdoors Weekend

Currents: Stan Tekiela, nature photographer and author

What outdoors people are reading, following, listening to, and more.
Outdoors
September 20, 2018
Chris Clayton, editor of Minnesota Conservation Volunteer.

Currents: Chris Clayton, Minnesota Conservation Volunteer editor

What outdoors people are reading, following, listening to, and more.
Outdoors
September 14, 2018
Currents: Billy Hildebrand, outdoorsman and radio host

Currents: Billy Hildebrand, outdoorsman and radio host

Outdoors people and what they are reading,listening to, watching and more.
Outdoors
September 6, 2018
Sarena Selbo, manager at Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge, came from a Fish and Wildlife Service position based in Anchorage, Alaska.

Currents: Sarena Selbo, Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge manager

What outdoors people are reading, listening to, following, and more.
Local
August 30, 2018
Currents: Mark Norquist of Modern Carnivore

Currents: Mark Norquist of Modern Carnivore

Outdoors people and what they are watching, listening to, following and more.
Outdoors
August 28, 2018
Jonathan Poppele, one of the club founders, and the club member analyze the foot print during the trailing exercise in the Sunday tracking meeting. ]

Currents: Jonathan Poppele, naturalist and educator, of the Minnesota Wildlife Tracking Project

Outdoors people and what they are following, reading, watching and more.
Outdoors
June 28, 2018
Bryan Wood, director of Audubon Center of the North Woods

Currents: Bryan Wood, Audubon Center of the North Woods

What outdoors people are doing, reading, following, and more.
Outdoors
June 21, 2018
Ann Schinas

Currents: Ann Schinas, Three Rivers Parks recreation coordinator

What outdoors people are doing, following, reading and more.
Outdoors
June 14, 2018
Free Forest School director Anna Sharratt brought her program to Dowling Elementary School in September where she regularly encourages first graders t

Currents: Jessica Ostrov, educator and advocate for equity in the outdoors

What outdoors people are doing, listening to, following, reading and more.
Outdoors
June 7, 2018
Nora Whitmore

Currents: Nora Whitmore, Minnesota white-water kayaking instructor

What outdoors people are doing, watching, following and more.