Nevertheless, all is not lost; much remains, and I welcome the prospect of an army of lug-soled hiker’s boots on the desert trails. To save what wilderness is left… we are going to need all the recruits we can get.
—EDWARD ABBEY, The Journey Home: Some Words in Defense of the American West, 1977
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