Ecology Hall of Fame

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Dedicated to heroes of the American environmental movement. We are pleased to present our six charter inductees: Alan Chadwick Henry Thoreau Rachel Carson John Burroughs John Muir Aldo Leopold Additional people honored in the Ecology Hall of Fame: Edward Abbey — Author Archie “Grey Owl” Belaney — Personality David Brower — Activist … Read More

Pogonip

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Pogonip offers a wide variety of habitats and microclimates, including open meadows, dark cool forests, creek beds, and three virgin stands of redwood. Within the park there are miles of hiking trails and endless sites for informal picnics. The Circle Trail Route follows Spring Trail, Brayshaw Trail, and Golf Club Drive. Dogs … Read More

Who Killed Cock Robin?

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An Earth Day 2000 Address by Paul Lee The Ballad of Rachel Carson and the Historical Origins of the Environmental Crisis and Earth Day An Earth Day, 2000, Talk, by Paul A. Lee, PhD In the summer of l969, I took a wilderness canoe trip with Gaylord Nelson, the Senator from Wisconsin. … Read More

Florence the Goose

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Florence is a goose. I think of her as my goose although I don’t own her. She belongs to me in my imagination, although she is a real flesh and blood and feathers goose. She lives in the park a block away, where there is a pond. It is called West Lake … Read More

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