The best way to save wilderness is through strong, compact, beautiful communities that are more urban and do not encroach on places of natural value.
Today is the 173rd birthday of John Muir. Muir was the co-founder and first president of the Sierra Club and a steadfast advocate for the protection of wilderness. His essays and books, penned late in life after years of exploration, exposed millions to the wonders of the untrammeled outdoors. His legacy lives on in the […]