“Thousands of tired, nerve-shaken, over-civilized people are beginning to find out that going to the mountain is going home; that wildness is necessity; that mountain parks and reservations are useful not only as fountains of timber and irrigating rivers, but as fountains of life.”

John Muir

Saturday, May 14, 2011

Elk are reintroduced into Missouri

Elk have been reintroduced into the Missouri wilderness.

Elk have returned to Missouri for the first time since the Civil War amid a mix of awe and opposition from farmers and some legislators.

More info here.

St Louis Post Article

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