In Remembrance: Louis Arthur Watres ’45 Died on January 10 2014

Louis Arthur Watres, a pioneering environmentalist, died on January 10, 2014, in Paoli, Pennsylvania, due to complications of pneumonia. He was 91. In 1966, Watres and his mother founded Lacawac Sanctuary, a nature preserve, in Lake Ariel, Pennsylvania. Watres studied fine art at Yale, but his university years were interrupted by his service as a Japanese interpreter for the U.S. Navy during the Second World War. 

A full obituary was published in the Narrowsburg, New York, River Reporter on January 22, 2014. 

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