Ute man, circa 1871. Ute people were wary of being photographed. Often neglected is the political climate of the era. The long running Black Hawk War (1865-1872) with Mormon settlers gave Native Americans an immediate reason to be waryr lands in Utah were seized. Five years later conflicts in Colorado lead to the seizure of the gold-rich lands promised by treaty.
Little Lovely Leaders: Ecosystems Brochure Project -- Love this as a way to display exemplars! One area I really need to work on is keeping samples of outstanding work to show as exemplars for the next time I use that lesson.
"I used to think that top environmental problems were biodiversity loss, ecosystem collapse and climate change. I thought that thirty years of good science could address these problems. I was wrong. The top environmental problems are selfishness, greed and apathy, and to deal with these we need a cultural and spiritual transformation." —Gus Speth, US Advisor on climate change http://www.jetsetterjess.com/