January/February 2010 Table of Contents
The Inside Man
The country's public lands are underprotected, underfunded, and increasingly vulnerable. This special agent works undercover to protect them.
By Eric Wills
A Town for All Seasons
Grafton, Vt., is as alluring today as it was two centuries ago. But for one family's vision, it might have disappeared.
By Stephen Jermanok
A Year in the Round
How my love for a barn in Iowa inspired a lifelong obsession
By Thisbe Nissen
People Saving Places
Preservationists help rebuild a burned San Antonio house • Winners of the "This Place Matters" photo contest • A public-private alliance restores Thomas Edison's lab in West Orange, N.J.
Making a Difference
Jonas Landes organized volunteers to save adobe stables in Colorado
Reviving a farmhouse near Antietam National Battlefield
The lost gardens of Alcatraz Island are back and blooming
Now & Then
A 1920s filling station in Kentucky represents preservation at its best
The Back Page
Inside the national parks you'll find natural—and man-made—wonders
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