kelsey roseth

Kelsey Roseth

location-pin Fargo, North Dakota

School: Minnesota State University

Expertise: Birding, Gardening, Butterflies and Bugs, Outdoor Lifestyle, Backyard Wildlife

Kelsey Roseth

  • For the past 18 years, Kelsey has been a print and broadcast journalist. Her writing and broadcast news packages have been featured in numerous publications and broadcasts including: Birds & Blooms, WDAY-TV/WDAZ-TV, KVRR-TV, The Nature Conservancy’s Cool Green Science blog, Make Minnesota, Northern Wilds, Duluth-Superior Living, Outdoor News, Upland Almanac, Wyoming Wildlife, The Woman Today, Minnesota Trails Magazine, and Culture Trip
  • Active member of The Outdoor Writers Association of America, The Society of Professional Journalists, and The American Society of Journalists and Authors
  • As an advertising agency owner, she teaches small business owners, marketing teams, freelance writers, and other individuals about social media management, website design, brand development and messaging, digital advertising, videography, online reputation management and more.
  • Her broadcast journalism achievements include: Northwest Broadcast News Association, Eric Sevareid Award for Spot News, 2012; Regional Society of Professional Journalists’ Breaking News Award, First Place, 2011; Society of Professional Journalists, National Finalist, 2011
  • One of the Fargo Forum’s “Most Interesting Newshounds,” 2012

Experience

Kelsey Roseth is a freelance journalist and advertising agency owner based in Fargo, North Dakota. Her passion for birding began at the onset of a chronic pain condition — she found solace in studying the beautiful birds in her backyard. Today, Kelsey's writing focuses on the outdoors, covering topics from ornithology to entomology, gardening to exploration of the outdoors as a person with a disability. She is proud to serve on the board of the Outdoor Writers Association of America.

Education

Bachelors degrees, Minnesota State University

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Articles

The Ultimate Salvia Plant Growing Guide

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Meet the Majestic Magnolia Warbler

Look for the brilliantly colored magnolia warbler in trees and shrubs during spring migration. Learn about their nests, range and more.

How to Identify a Yellow-Breasted Chat

See what a yellow-breasted chat looks like. This colorful bird has a unique way of flying. Plus, learn where you're likely to spot one.