By Patty Limerick
Center for Native Ecosystems Entry
At long last, we are positioned to embrace the muddled state of human nature, and therein lies our greatest opportunity for conservation.
Pure virtue and unambiguous principle, history shows, have struggled to keep their footing and stay upright when they descend from the heavens and try to touch the earth. When we depart from the zone of principle, reality instantly tosses our neat and pure categories around like last fall’s dry leaves caught in a wild spring wind. (Read on …)