John Denver: Let This Be a Voice

Additional Web and Print Resources

Web Sites

John Denver: The Rocky Mountain High Fan Club
Extensive links to the singer’s music, words, and environmental activities.

Windstar Foundation
A group founded by Denver to “inspire individuals to make responsible choices and take direct personal actions to achieve a peaceful and environmentally sustainable future.”

John Denver Memorial Scholarship in Tropical Ecology
Awarded to young ecologists by the International Center for Tropical Ecology at the University of Missouri-St. Louis.

KBR’s World of Wild Horses and Burros
Over 200 pages dedicated to wild horses, wild horse adoptions, wild horse care and training, and wild horse management.

Everything Alaska
A guide to the 49th state.

Raptor Rapture
A story about Morley Nelson’s role in establishing the Snake River Birds of Prey National Conservation Area, by Joel Connelly of the Seattle POST-INTELLIGENCER.

The Peregrine Fund and the World Center for Birds of Prey
Learn about hawks, eagles, falcons, and more.

Jacques Cousteau Remembered
A report on the famous French oceanographer, and friend of John Denver’s, from CNN.

A Trip Down the Colorado River Through the Grand Canyon
A first-hand report from travelers Bessy Le and Chris Whiting of their trip.

Grand Canyon River Running
Traveler Leonard Thurman on getting wet on the Colorado.

John Wesley Powell
Information on the great explorer from the John Wesley Powell Memorial Museum in Page, AZ.

Yellowstone Wolf Report
A rundown of what is happening with the wolves in Yellowstone.

Alaska Public Lands Information
Alaska’s splendor, from the National Park Service.

Alaska Studies: Teacher’s Toolbox
Extensive links and information.

Lake Clark National Park and Preserve
Covering four million acres, the spectacular scenery stretches from the shores of Alaska’s Cook Inlet to the tundra-covered hills of the western interior.



Denver, John. TAKE ME HOME: AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY. Aspen, CO: Harmony Books, 1994.

Dewitt, Lynda. EAGLES, HAWKS, AND OTHER BIRDS OF PREY. New York: Franklin Watts, 1989.

Edberg, Stephen. OBSERVING COMETS, ASTEROIDS, METEORS, AND THE ZODIACAL LIGHT (Practical Astronomy Handbooks 5). Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 1995.

Johnsgard, Paul A. HAWKS, EAGLES, AND FALCONS OF NORTH AMERICA. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1990.

Kirkpatrick, Jay. INTO THE WIND: WILD HORSES OF NORTH AMERICA. New York: Northword, 1994.

Lavender, David. RIVER RUNNERS OF THE GRAND CANYON. Flagstaff, AZ: Grand Canyon Natural History Association, 1996.

McPhee, John. COMING INTO THE COUNTRY. New York: Noonday, 1991.

Michener, James. ALASKA. New York: Crest, 1994.

Powell, John Wesley. THE EXPLORATION OF THE COLORADO RIVER AND ITS CANYONS (Penguin Nature Classics). New York: Penguin, 1997.


Online content for John Denver: Let This Be A Voice originally posted December 1998.