Follow the history of fire suppression in the United States and see how it became the norm in a country where periodic fires were common.
Find out how the history of complete fire suppression in the United States creates far-reaching ecological implications.
Find out how the Forest Service has been greatly influenced by the timber industry.
Our national allegiance to the monetary bottom line threatens to negate other measures of personal and communal wealth. What’s being sacrificed to the cult of money?
Recognizing that healing on any level contributes to healing on every level.
Should climate change force us to give up on living in coastal areas?
By Grant J. Merritt
Learn more about the first Earth Day and how people in Minnesota played a vital role in the environmental issues occuring at the time.
Learn about the benefits of preaching on climate change and educating yourself about the issues that climate change presents.
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