Author Profile: Doug Tompkins
Doug Tompkins is an entrepreneur and conservationist. Founder of the outdoor clothing companies The North Face and Esprit, he spends much of his time climbing in wild country around the world. In 1990 he established the Foundation for Deep Ecology.
Review of Thrillcraft: the environmental consequences of Motorized Recreation, edited by George Wuerthner.
WILDLANDS PHILANTHROPY • Doug Tompkins
Issue 191 • November/December 1998 • Wildlands Philanthropy > Feature Articles
There is a growing new passion among a small number of millionaires in the USA - to save wild nature