Journalism

“Alaska Has Finally Been Mapped as Precisely as Mars,” NationalGeographic.com, September 1, 2016.  http://news.nationalgeographic.com/2016/09/alaska-has-finally-been-mapped-as-precisely-as-mars/

“Harnessing the Power of Poo: Pig Waste Becomes Electricity,” The Plate, NationalGeographic.com, July 13, 2016.  http://www.nationalgeographic.com/people-and-culture/food/the-plate/2016/07/pig-waste-energy-north-carolina/

“In the Arctic’s Cold Rush, There Are No Easy Profits,” National Geographic Magazine, March 2016.  http://www.nationalgeographic.com/magazine/2016/03/new-arctic-thawing-rapidly-circle-work-oil/ 

“The Next Breadbasket: Can Africa’s Fertile Farmland Feed the World?” National Geographic Magazine, July 2014. http://www.nationalgeographic.com/foodfeatures/land-grab/

“The Blue Revolution: How to Farm a Better Fish,” National Geographic Magazine, June 2014

http://www.nationalgeographic.com/foodfeatures/aquaculture/

“Boundless: America’s Wild and Scenic Rivers,” National Geographic Magazine, November 2011. http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2011/11/americas-wild-rivers/bourne-text

“California’s Pipe Dream, ” National Geographic Magazine, April 2010

http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2010/04/plumbing-california/bourne-text.html

“The Spill: Is Another Deepwater Disaster Inevitable?” Cover Story, National Geographic Magazine, October 2010.

http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2010/10/gulf-oil-spill/bourne-text

“The Global Food Crisis: The End of Plenty,” National Geographic Magazine, June 2009.

http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2009/06/cheap-food/bourne-text

“Redwoods: The Super Trees,” Cover Story, National Geographic Magazine, October 2009.

http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2009/10/redwoods/bourne-text

“Nā Pali: Kauai’s Fortress Coast,” National Geographic Magazine, April 2008.

http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2008/04/napali-coast/joel-bourne-text

“Haiti’s Soil: Dirt Poor,” National Geographic Magazine, September 2008.

http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2008/09/soil/bourne-text

“New Orleans: A Perilous Future,” National Geographic Magazine, August 2007.

http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2007/08/new-orleans/new-orleans-text

“Biofuels: Green Dreams,” National Geographic Magazine, October 2007.

http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2007/10/biofuels/biofuels-text

“The Battle of Hampton Roads: Iron vs. Oak,” National Geographic Magazine, March 2006.

http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2006/03/hampton-battle/bourne-text

“Alaska’s North Slope: The Fall of the Wild,” National Geographic Magazine, May 2006.

http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2006/05/alaska-slope/bourne-text

“Land on the Edge: Loving Our Coasts to Death,” National Geographic Magazine, July 2006

http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2006/07/american-coasts/bourne-text

“Blackbeard Lives!” National Geographic Magazine, July 2006.

http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2006/07/blackbeard-shipwreck/bourne-text

“Louisiana Wetlands: Going, Going, Gone,” National Geographic Magazine, October 2004.

http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2004/10/louisiana-wetlands/bourne-text