Golden Islands of the Western Montana Forest

Western Larches by Natasha Bellis Broadcast 10.9 and 10.18.2016 Listen:   Sitting on the shores of Lake McDonald in Glacier National Park last fall, gazing up at the surrounding hillside, I was struck by a unique mosaic of golden splendor against the evergreen...

What Does a Longer Fire Season Mean for Montana Forests?

What Does a Longer Season Mean for Montana Forests? by Tom Torma Broadcast on 9.1.2015 Listen:   July of 2015 was the warmest month on record in the history of our planet, 2015 is on trend to be our warmest recorded year, and in much of the American west that...