Jared Skye

Jared Skye

Jared Skye is an author and photographer in Eugene, Oregon. His experiences in authorship allow him to write accurately about a broad range of subjects, but his greatest strengths lay in environmental topics.

Do-It-Yourself Expertise

Jared is not only constantly coming up with new projects for his own home to make it more sustainable, but he has written about sustainable "DIY" projects for a number of different blogs and websites. His specialties are construction projects and gardening.

Environment Credentials

In college, Jared majored in environmental science, and most of his non-writing professional career was involved with biological field research studies. He has experience with writing proposals, science education, and ecology.

Professional Photographer

Jared has been a photographer since high school and has developed a keen eye for landscapes and wildlife photography. He has also contributed as a photojournalist for The Los Angeles Post.

Outdoor Recreation Experience

Jared has spent over a year living alone in remote Alaskan wilderness, nine months of which was spent in a cabin in Kiliuda Bay on the island of Kodiak. He has gone on many long-distance backpacking adventures solo and enjoys mountaineering and running. When he isn't writing, Jared enjoys hiking with his family in the stunning forests and mountain ranges of West/Central Oregon.

Music Expertise

Jared has played guitar for 13 years and is knowlegable in audio engineering, acoustics, and the use of digital audio workstations to produce music and foley effects.

More About Jared Skye

These days, Jared is focusing more on the technical aspects of the Web. Visit his profile at LinkedIn to learn more.

Most Recent Contributions by Jared Skye

Advantages and Disadvantages of Biofuels

Since the term "biofuel" first entered the energy lexicon of the average consumer, there has been a steady stream of advancements to this te ... Read More

Earth Day Slogans

Earth Day slogans cover a wide variety of environmental issues. They are not simply limited to "Earth Day" in and of itself. They also apply ... Read More

Effects of Water Pollution

Water pollution has been documented as a contributor to a wide range of health problems and disorders in humans. It has also been shown to h ... Read More

How to Make Ethanol

Ethanol is a fuel that can be manufactured easily by anyone with some basic materials and a little common sense. Made easily with commonly a ... Read More

Why Is Sustainable Development Important?

Sustainable development is a difficult subject to pin down since it encompasses so many different things. Due to the complexity of this subj ... Read More

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Jared Skye