In praise of John Muir

tuolumne-meadows-lao-fb.jpgToday on the weekly KCRW segment they asked me to talk about John Muir. Can do! The first California enviro-geek saw the divine in the Sierra grandeur. The conversation came around to Tuolumne Meadows, the Yosemite river plain where Muir demonstrated the damage done by livestock in the fragile high country of the Sierra Nevada. It's a corner of the state I need to return to frequently. My conversation with KCRW's Steve Chiotakis.

Previously on LA Observed on KCRW:
Los Angeles Register and the future
Long Beach elections
Dodgers May Win on the Field, but Fans Lose on TV

Photo: Beside the Tuolumne River, Yosemite National Park, by Judy Graeme


More by Kevin Roderick:
Times adds a veteran reporter in the Valley
Legendary Zanja Madre revealed in Chinatown dig
In praise of John Muir
Dee Dee Myers to join Warner Bros. as chief flack
Griffith Park mountain lion found sick, possibly poisoned
Recent LAO on KCRW stories on LA Observed:
In praise of John Muir
Observing Controller Galperin's salary data for the DWP
Exit-polling the mayor's race tells us not much *
Will Super PAC threat help mayor candidates raise money?
Congestion pricing - toll lanes - come to LA freeways

New at LA Observed
Follow us on Twitter

On the Media Page
Go to Media
On the Politics Page
Go to Politics

LA Biz Observed
Arts and culture

Sign up for daily email from LA Observed

Enter your email address:

Delivered by FeedBurner


Advertisement
LA Observed on Twitter and Facebook