Peter Friederici

Writer

Peter Friederici is a freelance journalist whose work focuses on science and the environment. His articles and essays appear regularly in such periodicals as Audubon, High Country News, Orion, and InsideClimate News, and they have been anthologized in such collections as The Best American Spiritual Writing. He is the author of several books, including Nature's Restoration (Island Press, 2006) and What Has Passed and What Remains: Oral Histories of Northern Arizona's Changing Landscapes (University of Arizona Press, 2010). In 2008 his investigative cover story on wastewater recycling for High Country News won a reporting award from the Society of Environmental Journalists. Friederici is an associate professor of journalism at Northern Arizona University, where he also edits the weekly Earth Notes radio program for KNAU/Arizona Public Radio