It's a valuable primer on a topic that all of us need to better understand. -- National Wildlife Federation
About the Author
Michael Tennesen, a science and nature writer, has written more than 400 stories in such journals as Smithsonian
, Air & Space
, and USA Today
. His award-winning piece "Expedition to the Clouds" highlights the damage done to the Peruvian rainforest as poachers, deforestation, and climate change drive certain species to near extinction.