A Plea for the Everglades…

Last week I dragged the Fred and George down to South Florida. We did a great many things in my old stomping grounds and one of the places we visited was the Everglades. While there, I got to see my buddy Bill Lea’s new Everglades book standing tall in the Visitor Center shop. He’s been working on this project fiercely for …

Green Fire: Aldo Leopold and a Land Ethic for our Time

Last Friday, I slipped out of Camp Granola for a little green indulgence, a screening of the new Aldo Leopold biography, Green Fire: Aldo Leopold and a Land Ethic for our Time. Any greenie worth his or her Birkenstocks has read Leopold’s work. He’s one of the most enduring icons of conservation so obviously I wasn’t going to miss my …