Authors and Contributors

Richard Carstensen

Richard Carstensen
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Richard Carstensen is one the Tongass's leading naturalists, with extensive experience noting the unexpected details of the forest’s creatures, trees, and topography. He assists the Sitka Conservation Society with landscape analysis and GIS. He is the lead naturalist behind their Landmark Tree Project and is a field leader for their Groundtruthing Project.

Richard Carstensen is an essayist for Salmon in the Trees: Life in the Tongass Rainforest (Braided River, 2010).