17 Nov '11, 11pm

Hunter as Conservationist:

Hunter as Conservationist:

Is this a moral hypocrisy? Is the concept of hunter as naturalist and/or conservationist a rude contradiction in terms? Am I a liar and a fool for publicly professing to care a great deal about the welfare of wild animals, then turning around once a year and not just hunting and killing, but finding deep solace and satisfaction in the overall experience? To expand the question, were Teddy Roosevelt, George Bird Grinnell, Aldo Leopold, Ernest Thompson Seton, John James Audubon and so many others among our most important early naturalists and wildlife conservationists hypocrites because they too were hunters?

Full article: http://www.motherearthnews.com/nature-community/deer-hunt...

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Hangin’ with Hunter

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