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Melynda is a freelance writer residing in Livingston, Montana. When not writing or pitching articles she can be found exploring the mountains around her home or traveling to far-reaching places around the globe. Melynda has a B.S. in Natural Resources Planning and Interpretaion and an M.S. in Environmental Studies.
Hinsdale, Illinois, USA
Livingston, Montana, USA
Books-- V!va List--Latin America, Cross-Country Ski Guide to Bozeman, Big Sky and Livingston
Magazines/newspapers--High Country News, Big Sky Journal, Outside Bozeman, Montana Parent, Big Sky Magazine, Bozeman Daily Chronicle
web--USFWS National Wildlife Refuge Invasive Plant educational modules, Envronmental Education and Training Partnership
Go far, go often, stay open to new experiences and carry extra underwear and a toothbrush in your carry-on luggage (I wish I had followed this last bit of advice in Turkey).
Some sort of costumed-party on a basketball court in downtown Panama City.
I'd love to see the Mid-Atlantic Ridge in Iceland.
V!VA List Articles
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