Author Archives: Alice McClain

Alice McClain is a freshman at Carleton College in Northfield, Minnesota and served as an extern for Save the Redwoods League. She is interested in conservation biology and history.

Coastal fog in redwood forest, dawn

Why Are There Few Black Voices in Redwoods Conservation?


The more we learn about the cultural context of the early 20th-century conservation movement, the better we understand how the racist and classist beliefs and practices of the era created systemic impacts on today’s conservation and outdoor recreation.