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Virtual Badger Talk from Verona, WI: "Stories Behind the Essays in Aldo Leopold's A Sand County Almanac"

Speaker: Stan Temple

Event Details

Monday, May 17, 2021
11:30 a.m.
This is a FREE virtual event hosted by the Verona Senior Center. For event access info click the word "online" above.

Aldo Leopold is best known for his 1949 book, A Sand County Almanac, but the story of how that famous contribution to conservation literature came to be is unknown to most. Professor Stan Temple reveals dozens of engaging stories behind Leopold’s essays and explains why the book’s timeless yet timely message still resonates 70 years after it was first published.