Newkirk Johnson


Johnson Kewkirk


B.A., Albion College, 1992
MES, The Evergreen State College, 1999


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Friends of Allegheny Wilderness

Publication Types

Non-Fiction, Scholastic, Journalism

Latest Publication

“Hofstedts och Jonassons från Östergötland,” Our Scandinavian Heritage: A Collection of Memories by The Norden Clubs Jamestown, New York, USA [Barbara Ann Hillman Jones, editor], Xlibris Corporation, 2012

"Update on Recent Swedish Emigration and Immigration," The Vasa Star: Vasastjärnan, Volume 105, No. 3, Summer 2012

Additional Publications

"Favorite Hike in Pennsylvania's Allegheny National Forest: Minister Valley," North Star: The Magazine of the North Country Trail Association, Volume 29, No. 3, July-September 2010

"Wilderness Acts Mark Birthdays," Erie Times News, November 13th, 2009

"Wilderness Forever: Howard Zahniser and the Path to the Wilderness Act" [book review], Natural Areas Journal, Volume 27, No. 1, 2007

"Pennsylvanian Made Federal Wilderness Act Happen" [with Doug Scott], Erie Times News, February 24, 2006

"Embrace All Needs in New Forest Plan," Meadville Tribune, December 19, 2005

"Honoring a Wilderness Vision: A Proposal for Pennsylvania's Allegheny National Forest," Wild Earth, Summer, 2002

"A Proposal for Tionesta Wilderness Designation in the Allegheny National Forest, Pennsylvania, USA," Natural Areas Journal, Volume 21, No. 4, 2001