Muhlenberg College film crew headed west for time in the Scotchmans

Posted on Tuesday, June 15th, 2010 by »

Three young film makers from Muhlenberg College in Allentown, Pennsylvania, will make their way west in July to film footage for a 20- to 30-minute documentary about Friends of Scotchman Peaks Wilderness and the 88,ooo-acre roadless area on the Idaho-Montana border that FSPW is advocating for wilderness designation. To read more, see the story below.

About The Author:

Sandy Compton has been program coordinator for Friends of Scotchman Peaks Wilderness since 2009. He is also a storyteller and author of both fiction and non-fiction books, and the publisher at bluecreekpress.com.

In addition to his other duties, he runs the FSPW All Star Trail Team (www.scotchmanpeaks.org/trails), which works on Forest Service trails in the Scotchman Peaks. He is a trail surveyor as well, and a C-Certified Crosscut Bucker/Feller and USFS National Saw Policy OHLEC instructor.

Sandy grew up on a small farm/woodlot at the south end of the proposed wilderness and lives there still. He is also board member of the National Wilderness Stewardship Alliance and a planning team member for the Northern Rockies Wilderness Skills Institute.

Read More Posts by »

Leave a Reply