36 | FON News
Volunteers to the rescue at Petrel Point; Staff profile: Barbara Marquardt.

36 | Queen’s Park/From Ottawa
Progress on liquid industrial waste; report urges incentives for pulp and paper clean-up.

40 | Around Ontario
Escarpment battle continues; Long Point changes hands; Springwater Forest—threatened again; rare plants destroyed in Ipperwash.


On the cover
4 | The Man, the Wolf & the Ethic
By John B. Theberge

10 | Champion of Wild Places
By Bruce Litteljohn

18 | A Wolf Manifesto for the World
By L.N. Carbyn

23 | Arctic Mission: A Trilogy of Recollections
Oil Under the Ice.  By W.A. Fuller
The Realistic Idealist.  By Andrew Thompson
Covering the Ground.  By Kit Vincent

28 | The Organization Man
By Theodore Mosquin

ON Nature Magazine Mid Winter 1979 cover

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