Here is his recent posting. His suggestion to President-elect Barack Obama is wonderful.Dan O’Brien is the author of the autobiographical Buffalo for the Broken Heart. A former cattle rancher and writer he tells a moving story of his redemption on his ranch in the Black Hills of South Dakota and his wild idea to return […]
One of the great education programs for connecting kids to nature is Trout Unlimited’s Trout in the Classroom program. The program educates K-12 students and teachers about the importance of water quality, aquatic biology, watershed management and stewardship issues. You can read a story about one of the local schools in my area here.
Getting more people involved in outdoor recreation and connecting everyone, not just kids, to nature is more than a passing interest for me.You can read my latest column in the News Virginian here
If you are a cigar smoker and want to help the troops here is a great idea! http://www.cigarsforsoldiers.org/ tip of the old hat to James Taranto at the WSJ online.
I just knew all this fly-fishing was making me smarter! Jonah Lehrer has a great post on his blog. If you need a scientific reason for getting outside (and away from the city) check it out. The Frontal Cortex : The Cognitive Benefits of Nature
“Veterans’ tortured memories cast away at Project Healing Waters.”This is a wonderful story about Project Healing Waters in the Memphis Commercial Appeal today (full disclosure, i am proud to me a board member of PHW). Well done Cindy!