TITLE

Still evolving 40 years later

AUTHOR(S)
Larmer, Paul
PUB. DATE
February 2010
SOURCE
High Country News;2/1/2010, Vol. 42 Issue 2, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
An introduction to the journal is presented in which the editor discusses the periodical's commitment in addressing environmental issues in the West, the work of the SouthWest Organizing Project (SWOP) and its 40th anniversary.
ACCESSION #
48145334

 

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