Books and Essays

by Karsten Heuer

Being Caribou

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  • Grand Prize winner, Banff International Mountain Book Festival, 2005

  • Nominated for Hubert-Evans Prize, BC Book Awards

  • Globe and Mail’s Top 100 Books of 2006

  • Best Outdoor Literature, U.S. National Outdoor Book of the Year, 2006

  • Best Travel Book, Independent Publishers Awards, 2006

“Evocative and hard-hitting...”

- Farley Mowat, author Never Cry Wolf

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Essays

The Big Squeeze - National Magazine Award, 2010

Can wildlife and hyper-development coexist in the Bow Valley?

Published in ALBERTA VIEWS July/August 2009

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Following Farley

Inspired as a child by Farley Mowat’s books about Canada’s wildlife and wilderness, a park warden, his filmmaker wife, two-year-old son and dog embark on a cross-country journey by canoe, train and sailboat, retracing the places and stories featured in those celebrated books.

Published in CANADIAN GEOGRAPHIC July/August 2008

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Caribou Camp

Published as an Environmental Essay by Patagonia.

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