Common Redpoll, Fairbanks

Red


For red, we have to go further afield than Camas Prairie. For red, we’ll go (mostly) to Alaska. And use a pretty broad definition of “red.” The million-acre fires in the boreal forest in 2004 and 2006, between the Tanana River and the foothills of the Brooks Range, killed uncounted millions of Black Spruce. But the next…