Monthly Archives: February 2014

Monarchs, milkweed and the spirit of Rachel Carson

The piece below was featured as an op-ed by Gary Paul Nabhan in latimes.com on February 23, 2014. I share it with you because Mr. Nabhan speaks so eloquently on leadership and why it is needed in conservation today. Rachel Carson remains … Continue reading

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Do We Have the Courage to Put the 800-lb Gorilla On the Table?

The planet’s ability to provide useful materials and absorb wastes (its biocapacity) is deemed essential to sustain human life. Yet, the rate those useful materials are consumed (our ecological footprint) per person is rising at an alarming and unsustainable rate. … Continue reading

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