Items by Paul Zaenger

When young falcons take their cliff jump
When young falcons take their cliff jump
Observing peregrine falcons teach their young to take a plunge at Black Canyon National Park.
Westerners watch as the past slips away
The writer says goodbye to a landmark in Montrose, Colorado
The meeting of heaven and earth
A park ranger talks about the increasing practice of mourners scattering the ashes of loved ones outdoors in national parks.
Park ranger presides over the meeting of heaven and earth
A Colorado park ranger takes note of a growing practice: scattering the ashes of the dead on publicly owned land