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 Post subject: Youth and Conservation - too cute not to share
Unread postPosted: Sat Mar 02, 2013 7:39 pm 
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I found this on the Yosemite National Park page (USA) :thumbs_up:

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The rangers that answer the phone and mail in our public information office receive a lot of letters, but this might be one of the best in recent years.


(Text of the letter:
Dear Park Rangers
I am a Yosemite Junior Ranger. I went to Yosemite recently and accidentally brought home two sticks.
I know I'm not supposed to take things from the park, so I am sending them back. Please put them in nature.

Thank you,
Evie)


https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=485523781495909&set=a.156902234358067.26538.138795446168746&type=1&theater

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 Post subject: Re: Youth and Conservation - too cute not to share
Unread postPosted: Sat Mar 02, 2013 7:44 pm 
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:D :thumbs_up:

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 Post subject: Re: Youth and Conservation - too cute not to share
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:) Stark, thank you for sharing the "letter". Wish more people could be like "Evie". :)

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 Post subject: Re: Youth and Conservation - too cute not to share
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Those who know me would say that this is not mormally my thing but it is very cute. Go Evie.


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 Post subject: Re: Youth and Conservation - too cute not to share
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That is just loveley :lol: :lol: :lol:

It also shows how education can change behaviour.

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 Post subject: Re: Youth and Conservation - too cute not to share
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I think that's awfully cute :k

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 Post subject: Re: Youth and Conservation - too cute not to share
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How refreshing.... to read this extra cute text letter of Evie. :D :thumbs_up:

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 Post subject: Re: Youth and Conservation - too cute not to share
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LOL the little tyke mustve felt sooooo guilty about the 2 little sticks so sweet, the innocence of children thanks for sharing :)

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 Post subject: Re: Youth and Conservation - too cute not to share
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The integrity of youth. Pity it is shed in most cases by growing up.

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 Post subject: Re: Youth and Conservation - too cute not to share
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:) thank you for sharing Stark :thumbs_up:. Words of wisdom from a child.

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 Post subject: Re: Youth and Conservation - too cute not to share
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Sooo cute :k

My daughter once invited a elephant to her birthday party at Mapungubwe and was very dissapointed that he didn't pitch till we explained they are vegitarian and he don't want to make a scene with the BBQ.

We did see "him" later the day on a drive and she gave him a scholding for not explaming to her about his dietry needs she was willing to pick some grass for him and would share her apples.

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