Ben Ikenson

Ben Ikenson
Ben Ikenson is a freelance writer, independent journalist and former writer for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. He lives in Albuquerque.

December, 2020

  • 30 December

    Backcrossing to the Future: Genetic Intervention for Gila Trout

    In the summer of 2018, a pair of fish biologists and a pair of horse packers embarked on an arduous 13-hour trek through a remote section of the 3.3 million-acre Gila National Forest in southwestern New Mexico, not far from the Arizona border. “We rode mules the first five or …