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Influential Scottish-American naturalist, author, environmental philosopher, botanist, zoologist, glaciologist, and early advocate for the preservation of wilderness in the United States of America. Wikipedia

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    • Second College was founded in 1964, on the land deeded by the federal government, and named after environmentalist John Muir two years later.University of California, San Diego-Wikipedia
    • Their leader was John Muir (1838–1914), a widely read author and naturalist and pioneer advocate of preservation of wilderness for its own sake, and founder of the Sierra Club.American frontier-Wikipedia
    • The Scottish-born, American naturalist John Muir (1838 –1914), was another important early advocate of the preservation of wilderness in the United States.Hiking-Wikipedia
    • Skagway became famous in international media; the author John Muir described the town as "a nest of ants taken into a strange country and stirred up by a stick".Klondike Gold Rush-Wikipedia
    • In his First Summer in the Sierra, John Muir notes that the Digger Indians of California ate the tickling, acid gasters of the large jet-black carpenter ants.Ant-Wikipedia
    • In 1869, John Muir started his wanderings in the Sierra Nevada range, and in 1871, King was the first to climb Mount Langley, mistakenly believing he had summited Mount Whitney, the highest peak in the range.Sierra Nevada-Wikipedia

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