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Thoreau and Boundary Waters Wildness

“What we call wildness is a civilization other than our own.”                   Henry David Thoreau – 1859

I came across this quote the other day and have been giving it some thought.  When I go to the Boundary Waters I often associate the BWCA with the government that...
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The Boundary Waters as Elixir for Health and Happiness

  Are you sitting at your desk feeling sluggish today?  The answer to a more vibrant existence may be to spend time outside in nature.  So says a series of studies published in the Journal of Environmental Psychology.

Nature and Vitality

According to these studies, being outside in nature makes people feel more alive.   Dr. Richard Ryan, lead...
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