Journalist & Investigative Reporter

Award-winning journalist & author of environmental books. Investigative reporter, columnist, &. mng. editor of the green-building site Solaripedia, public speaker. Sketch artist. chicha19@outlook.com

  • 353
    stories
  • 310K
    words
Finca rosa blanca article
Solaripedia

Secrets of the Green Hotel: Costa Rica's Finca Rosa Blanca

Solaripedia | Green Architecture & Building | Proje...

Seattle  from 15 most sustainable us cities article
Solaripedia

Sustainable Cities

Horizon Air feature on the greening of Pacific Northwest cities

Finca rosa blanca article
Solaripedia

Secrets of the Green Hotel

What goes into designing a sustainable inn? Step in to find out.

Inside the violin article
Solaripedia

Planet Jazz

The geometries of nature, ecology, and improvisation

Playa tambor  costa rica article
Solaripedia

Life at the Top in Costa Rica

New York Times Travel piece on Corcovado Tent Camp, Tortuguero

Will manhattan look like venice in 100 years article
Solaripedia

As the World Warms

Will Manhattan Look Like Venice in 100 years? An early (1984) look at climate change.

Seattlewaterfront visualization article
Solaripedia

Urban Brawl: Waterfront Highway, or Boulevard byway?

Backers of a new waterfront proposal slug it out while others say no to both

Primland article
Solaripedia

Blue Ridge's Primland

In the secluded, forested and rugged hollows of the Blue Ridge Mountains of southern Virginia lies a wilderness resort featuring conservation & sustainable construction

Mark twain  older article
Solaripedia

Truth in the Rough

Mark Twain's advice on nature, writing and journalism

Open uri20130831 27330 l5339a article
Solaripedia

Dollhouse Noriko

Misty forests of the northwest article
Solaripedia

Nature Bites Back

An ounce of prevention worth a pound of verdure

Solaripedia

Mining Nature for New Medicines

MSNBC column on "bioprospecting" on the high seas