Aldo Leopold Quotes

All ethics so far evolved rest upon a single premise: that the individual is a member of a community of interdependent parts. . . The land ethic simply enlarges the boundaries of the community to include soils, waters, plants, and animals, or collectively: the land.

 
Aldo Leopold
Aldo Leopold
  • Born: January 11, 1887
  • Died: April 21, 1948
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Environmentalist

Aldo Leopold was an American author, philosopher, scientist, ecologist, forester, conservationist, and environmentalist. He was a professor at the University of Wisconsin and is best known for his book A Sand County Almanac (1949), which has sold more than two million copies.