In the wilderness lies the preservation of the world.
Henry David Thoreau
„This forest electrified us“ – Interview with Jürgen Thiele
The “Avatar Grove”, named after the movie, on the west coast of Vancouver Island, is one of the most impressive ancient forests on the island. The 1 square kilometer area is a few kilometers north of Port Renfrew, and comprised mostly of Douglas firs and giant cedars. Our expedition group visited the area as part of our 11-day trip to West Canada. Jürgen Thiele, one of the founders of Wilderness International, talks about his experiences in the “Avatar Grove”. mehr erfahren …