In Defense of the Wild
The Endangered Species Act is a lightning rod for political attack and the symbolic centerpiece of efforts to dismantle U.S. environmental law. Despite tough odds, proponents of species conservation have scored some victories: California condors, black-footed ferrets in Wyoming, the current project to reintroduce wolves to Yellowstone National Park.
Recorded at the University of Colorado at Boulder.
Dave Foreman was co-founder of Earth First!, chairman of the Wildlands Project and member of Sierra Club’s board. He is author of Confessions of an Eco-Warrior and Ecodefense. He died in 2022.