What Kind Of Environmentalist Are You?

January 5th, 2021

Do you think that:

  • All living things have value in themselves?
  • A diverse and rich ecosystem has intrinsic value?
  • Humans should not reduce these rich and diverse ecosystems?
  • Humans interfere too much in the natural world?
  • Humans need a decrease in population if we are to achieve a rich and diverse ecosystem?
  • We need policy change to reflect these tenants?

Then you might be a:

Deep Ecologist

Some well known Deep Ecologists are:

  • Arne Naess
  • Henry David Thoreau
  • John Muir
  • Aldo Leopold

Links For Further Reading:

  • http://www.deepecology.org/deepecology.htm
  • https://www.aldoleopold.org/about/aldo-leopold/sand-county-almanac/
  • https://www.aldoleopold.org/about/the-land-ethic/