Steve Roels (Ph.D., Michigan State University) is the Senior Natural Resource Specialist for a municipal Parks and Open Space department near Denver. His graduate research and professional work focus on restoration ecology and conservation biology in tropical forests and prairie ecosystems. When not matching wits with wily prairie dogs in town, he enjoys exploring the Rocky Mountains with his wife, Sarah Bodbyl Roels.
Alpine Wildflowers: A Gentle Whisper in the Mountains
A man reflects on the beauty of God's creation of wildflowers in his own backyard, the Rocky Mountains.
Climate Dominion and Redemption: The Australian Bushfires
The bushfire season of 2019-2020 has been large and destructive. What can they teach us about our responsibility to the planet?