About the Author
Lynn Whitney has worked as a certified nurse-midwife and is active in the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Princeton. She tries to live in a way that reflects her environmental values, which include conservation, recycling, and involvement in community-supported agriculture. Ellie Whitney holds a Ph.D. in biology, taught at the Florida State University for ten years, and wrote columns on environmental matters for the Tallahassee Democrat. Now retired, she volunteers for the Citizens Climate Lobby.