Stories and images that bring the natural world closer

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   Heather Reid provides articles and photographs for magazines and newspapers across Canada. 

   With a degree in biology and diploma in journalism/photojournalism, she brings talent and training to her work. A wide range of life experiences and interests give her an edge in finding and crafting stories of interest to readers. 

   Heather Reid has four years experience as a reporter for daily and weekly newspapers on Vancouver Island. In addition she has at various times run a Christmas tree farm and retail outlets, planted trees, worked as a fisheries observer and as a whale-watching guide at sea. Heather Reid lived and worked in Asia for two years as an English teacher and has enjoyed outdoor travel adventures at home and abroad. 

   Her areas of expertise include ornithology, ecology, environmental issues, First Nations culture, wildlife, nature and travel. Visit the photo gallery and writing sample pages to view samples of her work. To book Heather for assignments e-mail hrwp@shaw.ca.