Rene Ebersole
Rene Ebersole is a freelance journalist who specializes in narrative articles and investigative pieces about science, health, and environmental issues. She lives in New York's Hudson Valley. Her writing appears in Outside, Popular Science, Nautilus, Modern Farmer, and Audubon, among many other publications. You can read more of Rene's work at

Inside the multimillion-dollar world of eel trafficking


The alleged kingpin of one of the biggest domestic wildlife smuggling operations ever to hit the East Coast is exactly where you’d expect to find him on a rainy evening in early May: firmly planted in a swivel chair at a big green metal desk inside his renovated Quonset hut on Foster Street, in Ellsworth,… » Read More

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