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Ode to John Muir

Caught in the center of an American political maelstrom, our forests, native animals, and protected lands are akin to that of a child in a violent divorce.   432 more words

Spring Field Days!

I am super excited to announce my new project – Field Days!  These will be educational Field Days highlighting topics of interest to land conservationists – landowners, biologists, land managers, conservation minded citizens.   100 more words

Land Conservation

Returned Mail and Making Connections

When the weather turns cold, plants stop growing, and the birds go south, I , like most temperate biologists, go inside to labor over paperwork and office tasks.   319 more words

Land Conservation

Land Protection in Oklahoma

When I talk about land conservation in Oklahoma, I almost always preface the discussion by citing the statistic that more than 95% of land in Oklahoma is privately owned (that… 516 more words

Land Conservation

Tryon 5K Recreation Trail


Tryon Farm’s Red Diamond Trail is a 5.0 Kilometer (3.1 mile) long permanent recreational trail that begins at the Chicken Coop adjacent to the original Farmhouse. 44 more words

Outreach + Exchange

Royal Tour 2016: Prince William Adds Great Bear Rainforest To Queen's Conservation Program

(Photo: Jonathan Hayward/The Canadian Press)

BELLA BELLA, B.C. — Prince William spoke today about the need to protect the environment as he dedicated a British Columbia rain forest to an initiative started by the Queen to create a network of conservation programs across the Commonwealth. 156 more words


Happy 100 Years National Parks Service! - Part I

There are some things that money cannot buy, just as there are some things that should be exempt from the effects of industry and big business, and the ravages they leave in their wake. 1,319 more words

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