Aldo Leopold Quote

What more delightful avocation than to take a piece of land and, by cautious experimentation, to prove how it works? What more substantial service to conservation than to practice it on one's own land?


"Grand-Opera Game" [1932]; Published in The River of the Mother of God and Other Essays by Aldo Leopold, Susan L. Flader and J. Baird Callicott (eds.) 1991, p. 172.

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What more delightful avocation than to take a piece of land and, by cautious experimentation, to prove how it works? What more substantial service to ...

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What more delightful avocation than to take a piece of land and, by cautious experimentation, to prove how it works? What more substantial service to ...

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What more delightful avocation than to take a piece of land and, by cautious experimentation, to prove how it works? What more substantial service to ...

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What more delightful avocation than to take a piece of land and, by cautious experimentation, to prove how it works? What more substantial service to ...