As Earth Day promises bright flowers and rich birdsongs community efforts are blossoming to protect and preserve the natural quiet in Olympic National Park
We are listening to the changing sounds of flowing water from its babbling infancy to boisterous youth, tumultuous mid-life before we plunge over a waterfall
While standing and stretching in a rural gas station parking lot off the highway somewhere in between New York and Chicago, I noticed a river running through the back part of the property. As I walked towards the river, I could start to hear the sound of rushing water, and then I started to hear bird song. Scanning the tree-tops, I saw the source of one of the most intricate and beautiful sounds of spring, the cardinal, which most people identify as “that red one”.
A little about us
One Square Inch of Silence is the quietest place in the United States. Located in the Hoh Rain Forest at Olympic National Park, it is 3.2 miles...