Peeling Back The Bark
In the Wake of the Ottumwa Belle: From Crisis to ConservationBy Guest Contributor on August 13, 2015
On the 100th anniversary of the last log raft floated on the Upper Mississippi River, scholar and Aldo Leopold biographer Curt Meine reflects upon conservation efforts over the last century and the challenges that lay ahead.
This summer marks an …
Honoring America’s First Forester on His 150th BirthdayBy James Lewis on August 11, 2015
The following is an op-ed piece by FHS staff historian James G. Lewis that appeared in the Asheville Citizen-Times on August 9, 2015, in honor of Gifford Pinchot’s 150th birthday on August 11.
Born just after the guns of the …