July 26, 2022

Free Webinar with SmartGrowth USA: John Muir, Walking, & 150 Years of Change

What changes in 150 years in nature? And did you know that John Muir the naturalist walked from Kentucky to Florida?

In 1867,  John Muir set out on a walking tour of the south, creating a detailed journal of his trek from Kentucky to Florida. Almost 150 years later, journalist Dan Chapman recreated Muir’s journey to see how nature in the region has fared since Muir’s time.


Date: Thursday July 28, 2022

Time: 10:00 am to 11:30 am Pacific Time

You can register for this event by clicking the link.

Join the Smart Growth Network as Chapman, author of A Road Running Southward: Following John Muir’s Journey through an Endangered Land, and Paul Wolff, former City Council member from Tybee Island, Georgia, discuss how the region has experienced significant change since Muir’s time and talk about how Southerners can accommodate population growth without destroying the region’s cherished connection to nature.


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