PROFILE

HISTORY

Taking inspiration from the Assisi Bird Campaign, an international movement to stop bird hunting on Mount Subasio, that issued the Mount Subasio Declaration of 1985, its organizers:
San Francisco’s journalist
Bert Shimon Schwarzschild,
artist and activist
Maria Luisa Cohen,
and the late
David Brower, founder of the Sierra Club,
created the Assisi Nature Council, later joined by Italian environmental organizations and institutions:

:: Assisi City Government
:: Franciscan Friars Minori Conventuali
:: Italia Nostra
:: Lega Ambiente
:: LIPU
:: Pro Natura
:: Regional Government of Umbria
:: University of Perugia (Dep. of Natural Science)
:: WWF


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DAVID BROWER WITH MARIA LUISA COHEN
AT THE CEREMONY FOR THE ASSISI BIRD CAMPAIGN
AGAINST BIRD HUNTING ON MOUNT SUBASIO