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PLEASE REC IGTNT Seven more of our young men have lost their lives in ...
by gchaucer2
Comment Count 254 comments on Wed Jun 30, 2010 at 03:15 PM PDT with 355 Recommends
In Wisconsin, the hits just keep coming... Hits on teachers and students, hits on public employees and unions, hits on the elderly and the disadvantaged, hits on voters and farmers and local ...
by strobusguy
Comment Count 64 comments on Wed Feb 29, 2012 at 03:38 PM PST with 216 Recommends
I have been waiting for one of my fellow Badgers to pick up on this story , but haven't seen it diaried yet. So I'll give it a go. It's from Milwaukee Magazine, published 1/3/2014. Here's the ...
by strobusguy
Comment Count 48 comments on Mon Jan 06, 2014 at 06:21 PM PST with 173 Recommends
Aldo Leopold's Sand County Almanac, published in 1949, was a benchmark in the environmental movement. It was written in and about Wisconsin. In the chapter "Thinking Like a ...
by noise of rain
Comment Count 76 comments on Sun Nov 27, 2011 at 07:25 PM PST with 124 Recommends
Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin, avid "aerial" hunter and lifetime NRA member, has opposed native subsistence rights ...
by Land of Enchantment
Comment Count 81 comments on Thu Sep 25, 2008 at 03:46 PM PDT with 121 Recommends
The first pale echo of an early spring in Wisconsin tugs my ears to the south toward the winding valley. The dogs pause and turn raised curious noses into the southwest wind with alert ears cocked ...
by Polly Syllabic
Comment Count 57 comments on Sun Feb 26, 2012 at 10:01 AM PST with 54 Recommends
I am tempted to add to the title: "....now get back to work!" Today is Aldo Leopold's 125th birthday. Leopold is highly regarded as one ...
by strobusguy
Comment Count 49 comments on Wed Jan 11, 2012 at 08:11 AM PST with 54 Recommends
Early Bloomers In 2010 and 2012, plants in the eastern U.S. produced flowers earlier than at any point in recorded history. In ...
by VL Baker
Comment Count 23 comments on Thu Jan 24, 2013 at 08:15 AM PST with 42 Recommends
All ethics so far evolved rest upon a single premise: that the individual is a member of a community of interdependent parts. His instincts prompt him to compete for his place in that community, but ...
by veritas curat
Comment Count 29 comments on Sat Nov 23, 2013 at 05:35 PM PST with 30 Recommends
This morning's New York Times features an article, "The Fight for Wisconsin's Soul," by Dan Kaufman. While Wisconsin celebrates the Badgers making the Final Four, another long-time part of the state'
by strobusguy
Comment Count 6 comments on Sun Mar 30, 2014 at 09:58 AM PDT with 28 Recommends
As the Bush folly slithers toward its slimy end, as McCain stumbles deeper into the politics of amnesia, as ABC covers another breaking story about lapel pins … here’s a little interlude,
by Mother Mags
Comment Count 20 comments on Mon Apr 21, 2008 at 09:26 PM PDT with 20 Recommends
"Sand County Foundation's Leopold Conservation Award Program celebrates private landowners for outstanding voluntary achievement in conservation on agricultural lands." Sand County Foundation is a ...
by ban nock
Comment Count 16 comments on Sat Jan 11, 2014 at 05:21 PM PST with 19 Recommends
The Aldo Leopold Legacy Center ...
by gmoke
Comment Count 12 comments on Mon Nov 26, 2007 at 07:42 PM PST with 17 Recommends
Every year for a few years now I've gone with a couple friends and my kids to some 300 acres and pick up trash. Yesterday was our day this year. There are widely spaced ponderosas and lodgepole ...
by ban nock
Comment Count 9 comments on Mon May 05, 2014 at 05:01 AM PDT with 15 Recommends
“A peculiar virtue of wildlife ethics is that the hunter ordinarily has no gallery to applaud or disapprove of his conduct. Whatever his acts, they are dictated by his own conscience, rather than ...
by ban nock
Comment Count 13 comments on Fri Jan 11, 2013 at 04:06 PM PST with 14 Recommends
No I'm not talking about that collection of essays gathered together after his death and published first by his son and then with some changes by others. I mean a book. A long thorough timeless ...
by ban nock
Comment Count 29 comments on Sun Mar 18, 2012 at 06:59 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
The Daily Bucket is a place where we post and exchange our observations about what is happening in the natural world in our neighborhood. Bugs, buds, birds - each note is a record that we can refer ...
by Polly Syllabic
Comment Count 38 comments on Tue Feb 28, 2012 at 10:01 AM PST with 9 Recommends
As I was writing this up, Lenny Flank posted this diary on the passenger pigeon. It's on the Rec List right now. I thought I'd go ahead and post mine because it includes additional links to current ...
by strobusguy
Comment Count 5 comments on Mon Sep 01, 2014 at 08:42 AM PDT with 8 Recommends