John Dell'Osso spent his entire career with the National Park Service at the Point Reyes National Seashore, where he took part in countless efforts and helped forge compromise among differing interests. Of the tension between some environmentalists and ranchers within the park, he said, “I don’t see this anymore as a battle, ranchers on one side and environmentalists on the other." However, he added, "I think if the divides continue to widen, that would trouble me.”   Teresa Mathew