Harold W. Wood, Jr.
- Government attorney, Sierra Club activist, author, volunteer webmaster.
- After reading John Muir's books in junior high in the mid-sixties, Wood joined the Sierra Club and has been active in it from the early 1970's to the present.
- Co-founded in 1994, and since 1996 is Volunteer Webmaster for the John Muir Exhibit website
- Available as a public speaker on John Muir generally, including
illustrated presentations, including: "John
Muir's Continuing Inspiration," "John Muir Around the
Muir and the Animal Kingdom," and "John Muir in India." He
is also available for workshops to discuss the John Muir in education
(including the John Muir
Study Guide and History
Day), John Muir in general, or other Muir-related topics such
as the California State Quarter.
- A founding
member, chair for four years, and board member (August, 2001-August,
2007), of the grassroots campaign organization Restore
Hetch Hetchy which seeks a win-win solution to restoring John
Muir's beloved "second Yosemite" while providing water and power
to Bay Area cities. Wood now serves on the Advisory Committee
of Restore Hetch Hetchy.
- Chair and webmaster
of Sierra Club LeConte
Memorial Lodge Committee, which oversees the Club's historic
stone-crafted building and educational program in Yosemite Valley.
You a Planet Patriot? - Harold's personal website advocating
responsible planetary citizenship, including brief descriptions and
quotes from other inspirational planet patriots and authors including
Ed Abbey, Raymond Dasmann, Aldo Leopold, Joseph Wood Krutch, Edwin
Way Teale, and others.
Photo Albums -
Photography pages of Iceland, Costa Rica, California, and more...
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