Creative spirit, artist author, botanist, birder and teacher. Since she landed on Kodiak Island in 1980, Stacey has never stop being inspired by and curious about the wild and natural wonders of our unique environment. She feels a strong sense of duty and passion to advocate for wilderness, public lands and wildlife. Her artwork reflects this, and has taken many forms to expressed this love of nature through photography, drawing, mandala art, music, and graphic design. Stacey has published 4 natural history books, 3 children’s books and a botanical field guide and runs her own publishing business, Sense of Place Press. Her public radio show “My Green Earth” aired locally, nationally and internationally through Radio for Peace in the 1990s. As host Lila Liverwort, she taught weekly lessons about the natural world around us.