Green fire : Aldo Leopold and a land ethic for our time

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Summary

  • "Green Fire ... examines Leopold's thinking, renewing his idea of a land ethic for a population facing 21st century ecological challenges. Leopold's biographer, conservation biologist Dr. Curt Meine, serves as the film's on-screen guide. Green Fire describes the formation of Leopold's idea, exploring how it changed one man and later permeated through all arenas of conservation. The film draws on Leopold's life and experiences to provide context and validity, then explores the deep impact of his thinking on conservation projects around the world today. Through these examples, the film challenges viewers to contemplate their own relationship with the land community"--www.greenfiremovie.com.

Notes

  • DVD.

Contents

  • The early years -- The Southwest -- Aldo & Estella -- The Midwest -- Coon Valley -- The shack -- Living on the land -- The land ethic -- Death and legacy
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