Trevor Herriot is a prairie naturalist, activist, and writer of five books. His book Grass, Sky, and Song: Promise and Peril in the World of Grassland Birds was shortlisted for the Writers’ Trust Nonfiction Prize, a Governor General’s Literary Award, and the William Saroyan International Prize for Writing (nonfiction). His work has appeared in The Globe and Mail, Canadian Geographic, and several anthologies. He has also written two radio documentaries for CBC’s Ideas and is a regular guest on CBC Radio Saskatchewan’s Blue Sky. Herriot lives in Regina.