Ronald Eber lives in Seattle, Washington, and is a freelance writer focusing on the conservation history. He is also the Historian for the Sierra Club's Oregon Chapter.
John Muir in Oregon
John Muir (1838-1914) was America’s pioneer conservationist and an outspoken advocate for the protection of forests, parks, and wilderness. Born in Scotland, he is best known for his wilderness writings and explorations and for his tireless work to establish and protect Yosemite National Park. In 1868, he left his family’s …