Tom Butler is vice president for conservation advocacy at Tompkins Conservation an international organization that aims to secure wild landscapes where all the native plants and animals thrive and nearby human communities flourish. A Vermont-based activist and writer, Tom is the former board president of the Northeast Wilderness Trust and was the longtime editor of Wild Earth journal. His books include Wildlands Philanthropy, Plundering Appalachia, and ENERGY: Overdevelopment and the Delusion of Endless Growth.
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- A15. Untrammeled: The Case for Wild Places in a Changing World
October 12, 2018
10:30 AM - Noon