Organizations & Initiatives
Magazines & Journals
Film & Video
Rachel Carson's "Silent Spring" (dir. Neil Goodwin)
A Sense of Wonder (dir. Christopher Monger,
written by Kaiulani Lee)
Songs for the Earth: A Tribute to Rachel Carson. CD. Rachel Carson Council, Inc.
The Alphabet of the Trees: A Guide to Nature Writing. Edited by Christian McEwen and Mark Statman. New York: Teachers & Writers Collaborative, 2000.
American Earth: Environmental Writing Since Thoreau. Edited by Bill McKibben. Forward by Al Gore. New York: Library of America, 2008.
Carson, Rachel. The Edge of the Sea. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1955.
Carson, Rachel. The Sea Around Us. New York: Oxford University Press, 1951.
Carson, Rachel. The Sense of Wonder. Harper & Row, 1965.
Carson, Rachel. Silent Spring. New York: Houghton Mifflin.
Carson, Rachel. Under the Sea-Wind. New York: Oxford University Press, 1941.
Courage for the Earth: Writers, Scientists, and Activists Celebrate the Life and Writing of Rachel Carson. Edited by Peter Matthiessen. Mariner Books, 2007.
The Future of Nature: Writing on a Human Ecology from Orion Magazine. Edited by Barry Lopez. Minneapolis: Milkweed Editions, 2007.
Jacobsen, Rowan. Fruitless Fall: The Collapse of the Honey Bee and the Coming Agricultural Crisis. New York: Bloomsbury USA, 2008.
Krause, Bernie. The Great Animal Orchestra: Finding the Origins of Music in the World's Wild Places. Little, Brown & Company, 2012.
Lawlor, Laurie. Rachel Carson and Her Book That Changed the World. Illustrated by Laura Beingessner. New York: Holiday House, 2012.
Lopez, Barry, Richard Nelson and Terry Tempest Williams. Patriotism and the American Land. Orion Society, 2002.
Schafer, R. Murray. The Tuning of the World. Arcana Books.
Verse & Universe: Poetry About Science and Mathematics. Edited by Kurt Brown. Minneapolis: Milkweed Editions, 1998.
Articles & Essays
Brinkley, Douglas. "Rachel Carson and JFK, an Environmental Tag Team." Audubon Magazine. May-June 2012.
Ehrlich, Paul. "Silent Spring’s 50th anniversary: What would Rachel Carson say now?" Reuters. June 26, 2012.
Graham, Frank Jr. "Since Silent Spring: Reflecting on Rachel Carson's Legacy." Audubon Magazine. April 17, 2012.
Griswald, Eliza. "How Silent Spring Ignited the Environmental Movement." The New York Times. September 21, 2012.
Holden, Stephen. "Environmental Jeremiad, Complete With Ukulele: Nellie McKay on Rachel Carson and Mother Nature." The New York Times. March 22, 2012.
Steingraber, Sandra. "The Fracking of Rachel Carson: Silent Spring’s lost legacy, told in fifty parts." Orion magazine. September / October 2012.
Vidal, John. "A great silence is spreading over the natural world." The Guardian. September 3, 2012.
Wheeler, Rippier Helen. "Re-Reading Rachel Carson in Spring." Berkeley Daily Planet. January 21, 2010.