â€œLivestock are responsible for 18 percent of the greenhouse gases that cause global warming, more than cars, planes and all other forms of transport put together.â€ From a December 2006 United Nations report entitled â€œLivestockâ€™s Long Shadowâ€
by Joshua Stearns, SCA Board Member and Alumnus
Our narratives transcend fact, for they are formed from the delicious emotional nuances of sensation: sound, smell, moods, sensuality, taste, color, shadow, texture, rhythm, cadence, tears, laughter, warmth, and coolness all experienced here, at a place on this earth.
-- Robert Archibald
from Elli Caldwell
At last month’s Desert Restoration Corps event, crew leader Rebecca Pike explained a bit about the Yuha Desert’s unique archeology. Check out the video below.
SCA 50th Anniversary Event, Yuha Desert, California, USA
by Kass Hardy, Glacier '03 & '04, Yosemite '06
This letter is intended to raise awareness and to encourage YOU to be a part of the future of OUR National Parks.
The National Park Service turns 100 years old in 2016. What a great opportunity we have to rejuvenate and reenergize the service. Many of you know that President Bush has proposed a few good things for the NPS, in light of this celebration.
Most recently he has:
by Elli Caldwell