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Martin Litton, one of America’s giants of conservation, passed away November 30th. He was 97 years old and he stands alongside David Brower as one of the most influential persons in the modern-day environmental movement. Mart...
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In a Decade Orangutans in the Wild May Disappear
In Borneo, on both the the Malaysian and Indonesian sides, the rain forests are disappearing, being replaced by palm oil plantations. Sad, but true. It's quite possible that within a decade the only orangutans will be in confinement like this poor adult mal...
In Borneo, on both the the Malaysian and Indonesian sides, the rain forests are disappearing, being replaced by palm oil plantations. Sad, but true. It's quite possible that within a decade the only orangutans will be in conf...
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We Thought We Had Won the Serengeti Battle, But . . .
In July we had word that the East Africa Court of Justice had handed down a decision against the Tanzanian government building a paved road across the heart of Serengeti National Park. But now the TZ government has filed an appeal - evidence that they still...
In July we had word that the East Africa Court of Justice had handed down a decision against the Tanzanian government building a paved road across the heart of Serengeti National Park. But now the TZ government has filed an a...
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A Very Sad Week: My Good Friend Joe McGinniss Died.
This past week was so sad. I learned that my good friend Joe
McGinniss had passed away on Monday, March 10. It was not unexpected - he had
been battling an aggressive form of prostate cancer and died from complications
from it. Even though we knew it was in...
This past week was so sad. I learned that my good friend Joe McGinniss had passed away on Monday, March 10. It was not unexpected - he had been battling an aggressive form of prostate cancer and died from complications from i...
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For anyone in the Vail, CO area next Tuesday (March 11) I'm giving a program on the Serengeti ecosystem. http://tinyurl.com/lec5yhm
The 12th annual High Country Speaker Series, a partnership between the Eagle Valley Library District and Walking Mountains Science Center, continues this Tuesday, March 11, with a presentation by world renowned nature photographer Boyd Norton. Norton has spent his career sharing the wonders of unique wild places through his photography and writing, while at the…
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Pete Seeger on our whitewater raft trip in 1972, fighting to preserve Hells Canyon and the wild Snake River. We won the battle. Pete helped.
More on my blog: http://thewildernessphotography.blogspot.com/
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In Memoriam - Martin Litton, One of America's Great Conservationists
Martin Litton, one of
America’s giants of conservation, passed away November 30 th . He was
97 years old and he stands alongside David Brower as one of the most
influential persons in the modern-day environmental movement. Martin was an
accomplished writer ...
Martin Litton, one of America’s giants of conservation, passed away November 30th. He was 97 years old and he stands alongside David Brower as one of the most influential persons in the modern-day environmental movement. Mart...
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Don't let it happen.
Sad, but true. If the rainforests of Borneo continue to be destroyed for palm oil plantations, the only orangutans will be in confinement like this poor adult male in an orangutan "sanctuary" in
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Some new photos added. http://boydnorton.photoshelter.com/
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Come join us in Vail, CO March 11
I'm giving a multi-media presentation March 11 in Vail at the Walking Mountains Science Center. The program is on the Serengeti ecosystem and our battle to save it. Come join us: http://tinyurl.com/lec5yhm
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Our Photo Workshops for 2014 and 2015
We have a very exciting workshop schedule for this year and the beginning of next. Check them out at: http://boydnorton.com/. We are returning once again to the Absaroka Ranch in the Yellowstone/Grand Teton region of Wyoming, with one 7 day workshop in July...
We have a very exciting workshop schedule for this year and the beginning of next. Check them out at: http://boydnorton.com/. We are returning once again to the Absaroka Ranch in the Yellowstone/Grand Teton region of Wyoming,...
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Tribute to a Great Person - Pete Seeger
In 1972 I was privileged to take Pete on a whitewater raft trip for several days on the Snake River in Hells Canyon on the Idaho/Oregon border. We were still fighting to preserve the canyon and river from a major dam proposal. Pete was supporting us and, wh...
In 1972 I was privileged to take Pete on a whitewater raft trip for several days on the Snake River in Hells Canyon on the Idaho/Oregon border. We were still fighting to preserve the canyon and river from a major dam proposal...
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Freelance writer/photographer for over 45 years, specializing in wilderness, wildlife, environmental issues globally.Author/photographer of 16 books.
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Author/photographer of 16 books, dedicated to preserving wilderness worldwide for the past 45 years.
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"One of the 40 most influential nature photographers from around the globe." Outdoor Photography UK
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