Larry has been a natural science teacher for more than 35 years. In addition to inspiring his students by creatively utilizing the outdoor classroom, Larry has a personal interest in photographing and writing about nature. He has written hundreds of articles with photos for numerous publications, including Minnesota Conservation Volunteer. His close-up photography is featured in his two recent books, "Butterflies of the North Woods" and "Spiders of the North Woods." Larry continues to offer a weekly phenology program on KUMD radio in Duluth.