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Off the Beaten Path: The journeys we make

...Native American rights, to Cesar Chavez and farm worker's rights, to the Inuit and muskox of Nunivak Island, to Rachel Carson ... the list goes on. He is the only person to win National Book Awards for fiction and nonfiction. His last work...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-04-11/beaten-path-journeys-we-make
Outdoors
Five Good Reads for Earth Day

...pick up the book at any point. "Silent Spring" by Rachel Carson (1962)Justice William O. Douglas called "Silent...important chronicle of this century for the human race."Rachel Carson became the lightning rod for a national movement to...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-04-17/five-good-reads-earth-day
Art
Outside editorial: Rachel Carson was a visionary with critics

...in the Philadelphia Inquirer: Sound off on the important issues at On her ceremonial 100th birthday celebration, Rachel Carson, mother of modern environmentalism, stands accused of genocide. Incited, in part, by Sen. Tom Coburn, R-Okla...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/053107/opi_20070531024.shtml
Opinion
As temperatures rise, creatures die

In her 1962 book, ``Silent Spring,'' Rachel Carson described some of the early warning signs that DDT and other pesticides were harming the environment. A vivid example occurred...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/060399/Ope_ignatiuscol.html
Opinion
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...temperatures rise, creatures die By DAVID IGNATIUS THE WASHINGTON POST In her 1962 book, ``Silent Spring,'' Rachel Carson described some of the early warning signs that DDT and other pesticides were harming the environment. A vivid example...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/060399/Ope_ignatiuscol.shtml
This was Mardy Murie

...birthday in August was never carried in our local paper I will attempt to answer this question. After the passing of Rachel Carson and Marjorie Stoneman Douglas, the title of the Grandmother of the Conservation Movement went to Margaret Murie...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/122002/let_letter6.shtml
Opinion
Eagles congregating in Haines

...the noise. Ravens croak, crows caw, magpies and jays chatter, all adding to the cacophony of sounds. This is not Rachel Carson's "Silent Spring." It's Haines, Alaska's noisy fall eagle migration. Each fall up to 4,000 eagles gather...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/102501/Out_eagles.shtml
Out
Getting the upper hand on nature

...post-materialist values, the advent of the car culture that allowed us to visit our national parks and the publication of Rachel Carson's anti-pesticide manifesto "Silent Spring" all converged to raise the idea of environmental protection in the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/032411/opi_804505091.shtml
Opinion
My turn: Our real job: voting for community

...together. We are, all humans and other life forms, indeed an obligate community on our "single space ship" Earth. Rachel Carson, Carl Sagan, Jane Goodall, E. O. Wilson, and now the millions of Facebook and Twitter users make our interdependence...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2012-07-26/our-real-job-voting-community
Opinion
Did pesticide kill the birds?

...consider treatment. But I would feel much better about making my choice if I had all the facts in front of me. As Rachel Carson said, "It is the public that is being asked to assume the risks that the insect controllers calculate. The public...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/070501/Out_Pesticides.shtml
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