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It takes a village to defend a mountain

Published in Zions Community Magazine, May 2017

Wendy Fisher and singer Joni Mitchell agree: They don’t want to pave paradise and put up parking lots. That’s why Fisher, the executive director of the conservation group Utah Open Lands, spent last year fighting to save Bonanza Flats, a 1,350-acre swath of alpine outback at the top of Guardsman Pass.