The Path to the Land Conservancy of Adams County

Publication Year:
2015
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Repository URL:
http://cupola.gettysburg.edu/engfac/52
Author(s):
Stewart, Mary Margaret
Tags:
land conservation; land conservancy; adams county; pennsylvania; Natural Resources and Conservation
artifact description
As part of this year's observation of Land Conservancy Month, board member and retired Gettysburg College English Department chair Mary Margaret Stewart has prepared an annotated bibliography of readings on land preservation, land conservation, and land trusts. Beginning with Henry David Thoreau and John Muir and extending through the works of Wendell Berry and Annie Dillard and on to a survey of books discussing the philosophy behind the land trust movement, Mary Margaret's bibliography is an outstanding resource for those who want to learn more about protecting our wild and undeveloped spaces.