This anthology was compiled with more than 60 excerpts from famous writers and poets and their writings about wild places, nature, and wilderness.
Since 1989, the number of wilderness areas in Italy has grown to 65 and now totals 50,172 hectares.
This trend toward increasing urbanization of the U.S. continues to this day with a corresponding sense of the populace’s increasing separation from nature.
At the 2014 National Wilderness Conference in Albuquerque, a clear theme was the need for more wilderness education.
In the previous issue, we discussed the need to increase the professionalism of wilderness stewardship & identified ways that professionalism could be enhanced.
Mount San Jacinto is the second highest mountain in southern California, rising 10,834 feet (3,302 m) above the shrub-studded desert below.