Author to share insight on touching environmental crusadeWritten by Admin
Jay Erskine Leutze will discuss his book, Stand Up That Mountain at 6:30 p.m. on Sept. 7 at City Lights Bookstore in Sylva.
Leutze‚Äôs book tells of his role in defending a small mountain town on the Appalachian Trail from a large-scale gravel mine operation.
Leutze, has become a leading voice for state and federal conservation funding for investment in public lands. He is a Trustee for Southern Appalachian Highlands Conservancy, one of the nation‚Äôs most established land trusts.