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Shared Paths: Journeys to Inspirational Landscapes

A few years ago, I started the Shared Paths project, visiting places that inspired some of the world’s influential naturalists and environmentalists. The idea came out of my own connection to a particular landscape in Montana, realizing that my relationship … Continue reading

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“May the Great Sun dazzle your eyes by day and the Great Bear watch over you by night.” Edward Abbey On a recent ski out back, I crossed paths with a bear, at least his tracks. Steady, unswerving, the bear … Continue reading

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