FROME, Michael. American, b. 1920. Genres: Environmental sciences/Ecology, Natural history. Career: Washington Post, news reporter, 1945-46; American Forests, columnist, 1966-71; Field and Stream, conservation editor, and columnist, 1968-74; Defenders of Wildlife mag., columnist, 1975-94; Los Angeles Times, columnist, 1977-81. Publications: Whose Woods These Are, 1962; Strangers in High Places, 1966, 3rd ed., 1994; Virginia, 1966, 3rd ed., 1971; National Park Guide, annually 1968-; The Varmints, 1970; The Forest Service, 1972; Battle for the Wilderness, 1974, 3rd ed., 1997; (with D. Muench) The National Parks, 1977; Promised Land: Adventures and Encounters in Wild America, 1985, 2nd ed., 1994; Conscience of a Conservationist, 1989; (with D. Muench) Uncommon Places: A Celebration of Appalachian Trail Country, 1991; Regreening the National Parks, 1991; Chronicling the West, 1996; Green Ink, 1998; Greenspeak, 2002. Address: 638 N. Powers St, Port Washington, WI 53074-1633, U.S.A.