Champions of Conservation

Knight, Frank; Stegemann, Eileen
August 2008
New York State Conservationist;Aug2008, Vol. 63 Issue 1, p19
The article features several late conservationists in the U.S., including president Theodore Roosevelt, the father of wildlife ecology Aldo Leopold, scientist/author Rachel Carson, industrial engineer John Muir, nature study professor Anna Botsford Comstock, wilderness advocate Bob Marshall, naturalist/artist and the father of U.S. ornithology John James Audobon, professional forester Gifford Pinchot, the father of the U.S. nature essay and naturalist John Burroughs and cartoonist Jay N. Darling.


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