Certified Interpretive Guide

Certified Interpretive Trainer

Master Gardener

Master's Degree in Natural Resources,

(Environmental Interpretation) 

University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point

       Upcoming Speaking & Classes


  Monday Night in the Tallgrass         Nov.7

  Reading the Tallgrass Prairie          Dec.3


  Short History of Trees in America    Jan. 18

 Dragonfly Monitoring Workshop            Mar.17

  Beyond Brushcutting:

     Interpretation for Natural Resource Leaders  April 8           

 Dragonflies and Damselflies              April 27

 Spring Wildflowers                April 22, 26 & May 6

 Prairie Wildflowers                             June 6

Introduction to the Tallgrass Prairie   June 28

Dragonflies and Daiquiris                   August 1

Fall on the Tallgrass Prairie              September 16


 Copyright ©  Cindy Crosby

  Contributor to

The Tallgrass Prairie Reader Edited by

John T. Price, University of Iowa Press, 2014

Writer, Speaker, Naturalist

See Cindy's full bio at Linkedin.

This website is undergoing renovation -- more coming soon!

​​  New in April, 2017!

  The Tallgrass Prairie: An Introduction

  Northwestern University Press

For details on any of the events above, or to book a speaking engagement, class, or training, contact Cindy at phrelanzer@aol.com

Cindy Crosby

Follow Cindy's prairie essays and photos each week at

Tuesdays in the Tallgrass

on Wordpress (click here)

Recent Books

Cindy is the author, compiler, or contributor to more than 20 books; none self-published.

They include: 

"My passion is to share the

natural world through words, images,

and experiences."