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No mushrooms on the traditional menu

...say mushrooms might be on the menu at the Watkins house today, but she had no record of it being a traditional food.Carol Biggs was recommended - she's the author of Wild Edible & Medicinal Plants Alaska, Canada, and Pacific Northwest Rainforest...
Drink to your health

...said, prompting her to share a pocket-size and waterproof book, "Wild, Edible and Medicinal Plants," written by Carol Biggs, with some help from Marie Olson, and featuring vibrant photographs of useful plants.In addition to being certain...
Coming soon to a place near you: eco-terrorist plants, animals, bugs

...and Haida, noticed a few plants growing outside his office building in downtown Juneau. Phil called local botanist Carol Biggs, who identified the plant as garlic mustard. Phil then contacted Dr. Barry Rice, an invasive plants specialist with...
Miners' Mercantile Mall touts new Saturday market

...Other vendors displaying work include artist and painter Bonnie Pennoyer; a wire jewelry maker; author of nature books Carol Biggs; Annie Hurlbut, maker of Native woven dolls, baskets and jewelry; a massage therapist known as DJ; rattlesnake...
Exploring local healing plants

...Beware, however, that we have some deadly poisonous plants too, making accurate identification absolutely essential. Carol Biggs is author and photographer of wild edible and medicinal plant pocket field guides and encourages looking to nature as...
Wild Delight

...are in the middle of a very wild area where we are seeing a natural ecosystem that has been around for a long time." Carol Biggs, the author of two volumes of pocket books on wild, edible and medicinal plants of the Alaska, Canada and the Pacific...
My Turn: Do our presumptions harm the wildlife?

...of their young the best they can. And certainly they don't grieve the loss of their young like we do - do they? Carol Biggs is author and photographer of wild edible and medicinal plant pocket field guides and encourages looking to nature for...
Eagle's nest ensnared by mix of interests eagle-habitat protection laws, cannot be removed, creating a potential danger to passing motorists. Resident Carol Biggs was walking along the highway a few days after the mudslide when she encountered a man with a crossbow shooting a rope...
Around Town

...463-5680 or 463-5690. Saturday, Aug. 27 Saturday Wild berry walk, 9 a.m., Eaglecrest Lodge. Leader is Carol Biggs. Sponsored by Juneau Audubon Society. Details: 789-7540. Blueberry picking and Cropley Lake hike, 10 a.m...
Out and About

...two slide shows with local authors. "A Walk Through Glacial Succession of Wild, Edible and Medicinal Plants" with Carol Biggs at 1 p.m. "An Introduction to Field Studies and History of the Juneau Botanical Club" with Wendy Parker Swedell...


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