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Lindsay VanSomeren

Lindsay VanSomeren graduated with a BS and MS degree in wildlife biology and conservation from the University of Alaska Fairbanks. She has spent time capturing, raising, and training wild caribou; doing surveys for rare migratory birds; and assessing forage quality for herbivores in northern Alaska and rural Wyoming. She currently lives in Kirkland, Washington, and works as a freelance writer.

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