Adam Vines - Cahaba River Society

Adam Vines, UAB Associate Professor of English, is an accomplished poet, and one of his strongest areas of expertise is eco-poetry. He has floated many a river, is a naturalist, and a highly skilled fisherman. His educational outreach efforts are substantial and his connections with the literary world and science communications skills will be a strong asset to the CRS Board. He was raised in Walker County coal country and has written about that environmental degradation.