Scott Groene, Salt Lake City, Utah: an interview by Rob DeBirk, 2 July 2007

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Title Scott Groene, Salt Lake City, Utah: an interview by Rob DeBirk, 2 July 2007
Alternative Title No.481 Scott Groene
Creator Groene, Scott
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 2008-07-02
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Date Digital 2014-06-11
Spatial Coverage Bluff, San Juan County, Utah, United States, ; Mexican Hat, San Juan County, Utah, United States, ; Moab, Grand County, Utah, United States, ; Grand Staircase - Escalante National Monument, Kane County, Utah, United States, ; Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, United States,
Subject Groene, Scott--Interviews; Environmentalists--Utah--Biography; Environmentalism--Utah--History; Lawyers--Utah--Biography; Wilderness areas--Utah; Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance--History
Description Transcript (38 pages) of interview(s) by Rob DeBirk with Scott Groene on July 2, 2007
Abstract Groene discusses why he attended law school and how he became a paid "enviro." He started his law career working for Indians in Mexican Hat, Utah. He also lived in Bluff and Moab, Utah and Washington D.C. while working for the Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance. He is now executive director of that organization. He describes some of the environmental issues he has worked on over the years, such as livestock grazing, wilderness designation, military missile-testing operations, Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, and cultural resources, and he talks about the politics surrounding these issues. Interview is part of the Utah Environmentalists Oral History Project. Interviewer: Robert DeBirk
Type Text
Genre oral histories (literary works)
Format application/pdf
Language eng
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Topic Environmentalism; Environmentalists; Lawyers; Wilderness areas; Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance
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ID 799220
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