The Stories We Live By: Writing Climate Change

  • Cornelia Mutel


Connie Mutel, a Senior Science Writer at the University of Iowas IIHR-Hydroscience & En- gineering, has written and lectured extensively on Midwestern natural history and environ- mental issues. Her books include The Emer- ald Horizon: The History of Nature in Iowa, Fragile Giants: A Natural History of the Loess Hills, and The Tallgrass Restoration Hand- book for Prairies, Savannas, and Woodlands. This essay explains her efforts with her most recent book, A Sugar Creek Chronicle: Ob- serving Climate Change from a Midwestern Woodland, forthcoming from the University of Iowa Press in 2016.

How to Cite
MUTEL, Cornelia. The Stories We Live By: Writing Climate Change. ROOTSTALK | A Prairie Journal of Culture, Science and the Arts, [S.l.], v. 2, n. 1, p. 26-30, jan. 2016. Available at: <>. Date accessed: 20 sep. 2017.