Carolyn Finney is the author of Black Faces, White Spaces:
Reimagining the Relationship of African Americans to the Great Outdoors. She is currently an artist- and scholar-in-residence at the Franklin Environmental Center at Middlebury College.
We often don't hear about the people of color who have shaped America's natural spaces—and we still have a long way to go when it comes to representation in environmental and adventure media. Carolyn Finney, a professor of geography whose work often focuses on diverse communities in the outdoors, explains how we can do better.