Melissa L. Sevigny
BRAVE THE WILD RIVER: The Women Who Dared to Run the Grand Canyon to Capture the Plant Life That Would Later Be Used to Save It (forthcoming from W.W. Norton)

Melissa L. Sevigny is the full-time science reporter at KNAU-Arizona Public Radio, and her writing has appeared on NPR and in Terrain.orgRiver TeethOrion, and The Atavist Magazine. She has an MFA in creative writing and environment from Iowa State University.