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Gary Phillips

in Asheville United States

Gary Phillips is a nature writer and entrepreneur. He was born in the Cherokee foothills of North Carolina. Gary co-founded Weaver Street Realty over 30 years ago, a triple-bottom-line ecological real estate company. He lives in a rammed earth house with his wife Ilana Dubester in Silk Hope. Gary reads and writes poetry and anthropological science fiction, studies amphibian behavior on full moon nights and was once chair of the Chatham County Board of Commissioners.

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Invasives as Gift and Medicine

BY GARY PHILLIPS
@ VOL 15 ON MAY 19, 2017

So-called invasive plants and animals turn out to be more than the monsters Monsanto and popular culture has made them out to be. Coyotes, zebra mussels, kudzu-all have important ecological roles-and encourage us to play.

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PAST VOL 15

Asheville @ The Grove House
May 19, 2017

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PAST VOL 10

Asheville @ The Grove House
Jan 29, 2016