Orion Society at Ghost Ranch
Nov 6, 2008 - Nov 9, 2008 • Abiquiu, New Mexico
The Orion Society and Blackstone Ranch Institute hosted a gathering of writers and environmental activists from their grassroots network and literary magazine to articulate a new vision for action on major environmental issues.
A number of participants were contributors to Orion magazine, one of the finest groups of environmental writers in the world. A number of them are leading environmental activists pioneering efforts to address issues of environmental justice and ecological sustainability in communities around the country that are part of Orion’s grassroots network.
Blackstone Ranch Institute provided logistical and financial support.
It is Orion’s fundamental conviction that humans are morally responsible for the world in which we live, and that the individual comes to sense this responsibility as he or she...