Aldo Leopold from the Foundation website

The Finger Lakes Land Trust and the Museum of the Earth are partnering to show Green Fire: Aldo Leopold and a Land Ethic for Our Time. This 70-minute, high-definition documentary focuses on the life and legacy of legendary conservationist and author Aldo Leopold.

The film will be shown on Wednesday, November 2 at 7:00PM at Museum of the Earth, 1259 Trumansburg Rd., Ithaca. Remarks will be made by Andrew Zepp, Executive Director of the Land Trust, Warren Allmon, Director of the Museum and Lynn Leopold, local conservationist and wife of the late Carl Leopold, who was the founding president of the Finger Lakes Land Trust and Aldo Leopold’s youngest son.  The event is free and open to the public.

Green Fire shares highlights from Aldo Leopold’s extraordinary career, explaining how he shaped conservation and the modern environmental movement. It also illustrates how Leopold’s vision of a community that cares about both people and land continues to inform and inspire people across the country and around the world. Leopold’s ideas remain relevant today, continuing to inspire projects nationwide that connect people and land. For more information visit or