My Arrest
and the Consequences
Prisoner
"Wildman's" Fingerprints

"Wildman's Fingerprints
Central Park Police Station

WILD MAN
Foxy urban forager gives new meaning
to dining in the park
(A prequel 6 months before my arrest)
Chicago Tribune, September 23, 1985
By Ken Clark
TEETH OFF THE GRASS
Parks Muzzle Weed Maven
The Man Who Ate Manhattan
New York Daily News, Tuesday, April 1, 1986
By James Harney
TOUR HOST GETS TASTE OF LAW
Planted Decoys Nab Foraging Botanist
The Man Who Ate Manhattan was nabbed mid-bite

Associated Press New York, April 1, 1986
Chicago Sun-Times, page 1
THE CBS EVENING NEWS
WCBS-TV, April 1, 1986
with Dan Rather

Undercover Photo
"Wildman" Mugs a Cattail Shoot
Surveillance photo by undercover NYC Park Ranger Ed Knoessel

FRACAS OVER PARK TOURS,
The New York Times
New York Day by Day
April 1, 1986
By Susan Heller Anderson and David W. Dunlap
TAVERN ON THE TURF
The New York Post
April 2, 1986
Cartoon by Rigby
BBC RADIO WORLD NEWS
April, 1986
With Libby Fawbert
THE WEEK IN REVIEW
WABC Radio 710
April 5, 1986
SENIOR EDITION
WNYC Radio, April, 1986
With Pegeen Fitzgerald and Leonard Lopate
GOOD FOOD SHOW
WOR Radio, April, 1986
With Patricia McCann
EYEWITNESS NEWS
WABC-TV CHANNEL 7
April 29, 1986
With Rolanda Watts
STALKING A WEED-EATER
Parks Still Provide Him Di-Vine Meal
New York Daily News, April 29, 1986
By Frank Faso and Larry Sutton
"WILDMAN" HIRED
Channel 4 Evening News
May 1, 1986
With Connie Collins
GOING OVER TO THE OTHER SIDE,
The New York Times, April 1, 1986
By Susan Heller Anderson and David W. Dunlap
CITY AND NATURALIST
COME TO TERMS

Wildman Wonders
Wildman and Parks Reach an Accord

Chelsea Clinton News, May 1, 1986
By Al Amateau
"WILDMAN" RESIGNS
Channel 2 News, May 29, 1990
With Perri Peltz and Sue Simmons
"WILDMAN" SPEAKS OUT
Foraging with the "Wildman"
WBAI Radio, NY, June 1990
Hosted by "Wildman"
"WILDMAN" STEVE BRILL:
STOPPING TO TASTE THE FLOWERS

The Queens Tribune
Cover Story
September 6-12, 1990
by Thomas McCarthy
HOW I WAS ARRESTED FOR EATING A DANDELION
From Identifying and Harvesting Edible and Medicinal Plants
in Wild (and Not-So-Wild) Places,
Harper-Collins, 1994
By "Wildman"
MY ARREST ON YOU TUBE
From a talk at the Pleasantville Garden Club
Pleasantville Public Access TV
November 5, 2009