This is not the first land protection buy-up in the Rockies by the Swiss billionaire-
This purchase seems to be a very good thing for conservation of the Montana landscape, but I’d bet this post will stir up a lot of debate about billionaires buying land (or maybe just about billionaires and why there are so many of them all of a sudden).
Swiss philanthropist buys $35M in Plum Creek Timber land in western Montana. By Matthew Brown. Associated Press