Gavin Noyes, Salt Lake City, Utah: an interview by Robert DeBirk [June1 and 2, 2008]

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Title Gavin Noyes, Salt Lake City, Utah: an interview by Robert DeBirk [June1 and 2, 2008]
Alternative Title No.494 Gavin Noyes
Creator Noyes, Gavin, 1974-
Contributor Cooley, Everett L.; University of Utah. American West Center; DeBirk, Rob (Robert William), 1979-
Publisher Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Date 2008-06-01; 2008-06-02
Collection Number and Name ACCN 0814 Everett L. Cooley Oral History Project
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Date Digital 2014-06-11
Spatial Coverage Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, United States,
Subject Noyes, Gavin, 1974- --Interviews
Description Transcript (51, 24 pages) of interviews by Rob DeBirk with Gavin Noyes on June 1 and 2,2008
Abstract Noyes (b. 1974) grew up in Salt Lake City, Uah. His family was quite outdoors oriented. His family took many fishing and camping trips, Mirror Lake was a preferred location. He recalls being involved in the Scouting program, and reaching the rank of Eagle Scout. After attending college at the University of Michigan, Anne Arbor, he came back to Utah and got involved with the Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance (SUWA). He spoke out against the Olympics for Salt Lake and was involved in the production of the "This Is Not the Place: 2002 Olympics" bumper sticker. Noyes also discusses the Save Our Canyon organization in Salt Lake City and explains that the strength of Save Our Canyon comes from the combination of a completely volunteer board, and a very solid grass-roots activist membership. He also discusses his involvement with the Round River Conservancy, and the upcoming Colorado Plateau project for Round River. Utah Environmentalists Project. Interviewer: Rob DeBirk
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Genre oral histories (literary works)
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Language eng
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