Kelly Brenner is a naturalist, writer and photographer based in Seattle. She founded The Metropolitan Field Guide in 2009 and has contributed articles to a variety of other websites and publications including Crosscut, ParentMap and National Wildlife Magazine. She holds a bachelors degree in landscape architecture from the University of Oregon and a certificate in non-fiction writing from the University of Washington.
She is currently writing a book about urban nature to be published by Mountaineers Books.
- My article Writing When on the Autism Spectrum is the inaugural piece in the ‘Diverse Voices‘ series on The Open Notebook.
- Read my essay Web of Possibility on the City Creatures Blog.
- I was recently on KUOW talking about the 2018 City Nature Challenge.
- Read my latest article about moths in National Wildlife Magazine: Working the Night Shift