A bad day to be a salmon #salmonwatch

I have never been one to find bears “cute.” Maybe this is because my plush stuffed animals of choice as a child were a dinosaur, a panda wearing a panda onesie (at my own doing) and a clown (adorable, not scary) aptly name Clownie, I never appreciated the assorted styles of teddy bears that my…

Thank you for being a Forest Ranger

There are few things we love more here at Rise and Tide than the earth, environment, playing outside and our families. Betty White, however, is on a special level of adoration. Her status as our hero only elevated when we found, traipsing through the archives of the U.S. Forest Service, this photo, of her appointment…