Brendan McGarry is a environmental writer and photographer based in Seattle, Washington. Passionate about nature since childhood and gripped by an early obsession for birds, he is a lifelong birder and naturalist. Never one to ignore broader themes, he wants to tells stories with environmental themes that engender appreciation of the natural world. A graduate of the Evergreen State College, Brendan has traveled for and worked with birds as far away as Australia and Borneo, but he's deeply passionate about his Pacific Northwest. He is founder and editor of Wingtrip.org, and his photography can be found at www.brendanmcgarry.com.