Nature and Environment Feature 35,000 or more Circulation

Gold

Arizona Highways, “In Search of Ancient Agaves” by Annette McGivney

Fascinating from the first word – full of unique insight.

Tie for Gold

Gold

New Mexico Magazine, “The Four-Legged Dude” by Dan Flores

There’s a lot to praise in the content of this informative story. This is a how-to example of great magazine feature writing and packaging.

 Silver

Texas Highways, “A Return to the River” by Clayton Maxwell

No average canoe-trip travelogue, it’s a deep dive into sense of place, and how geography and history are intertwined with personal and community identity.

Bronze

Cottage Life, “When Nature Swipes Right” by Cathy Collins

Inventive and engaging story concept. Its lively prose is backed by attractive page design.