Specializing in environmental and nature-travel writing, columnist Candice Gaukel Andrews is also the author of Travel Wild Wisconsin, Beyond the Trees: Stories of Wisconsin Forests, An Adventurous Nature: Tales from Natural Habitat Adventures, The Minnesota Almanac, and Great Wisconsin Winter Weekends.

On assignment, Candice has traveled throughout the world, from New Zealand to Patagonia to Greenland, searching for and writing about environmental issues that express the essence of a place. A former scriptwriter for Paramount Pictures, Candice gave up the big city life to return to her roots in the Heartland. She now lives in Wisconsin. Visit her website at, where you can also like her Nature Traveler Facebook page.

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