From Rooted in the Earth by Dianne D. Glave
"God waits inside the church. S/He is also waiting by a waterfall or under a tree for communion and fellowship with those of us here on Earth." (page 56)
Cornell University instructor Anna Comstock published the natural history bible in 1911 entitled Handbook of Nature Study. Schools at the time also used John H. Gehrs' Agricultural Nature Study. (page 108)
A Centennial Celebration of the National Park Service
Calling all nature lovers! Be part of this free and exciting event as the National Park Service celebrates 100 years of service and conservation by looking at biodiversity across our nation. Help discover, document, and celebrate the rich biodiversity in our national parks.A BioBlitz teams up volunteer scientists, families, students, teachers, and other community members work together to find and identify as many species of plants, animals, microbes, fungi, and other organisms as possible. In 2016, BioBlitz goes national. The cornerstone National Parks BioBlitz: Washington, D.C. will take place May 20-21, with more than a hundred concurrent BioBlitzes happening at national and state parks across the county.
The 2016 National BioBlitz will consist of: