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Trailer: Co2ld Waters Addresses Climate Change and Fly Fishing

Co2ld Waters – Official Trailer from Conservation Media on Vimeo.

A new film trailer has been launched for a film that addresses a grave matter for all anglers (and people): climate change. 81 more words

Freshwater

The Pursuit of Simplicity

I was reminded this morning of a quote by Yvon Chouinard.

“Going back to a simpler life is not a step backward.”

How often I have to remind myself of that, daily even. 512 more words

Simplicity

(A Review) "Let My People Go Surfing: The Education of a Reluctant Businessman" by Yvon Chouinard, Founder of Patagonia

With a title like “Let My People Go Surfing” you wouldn’t expect to find this book in the business section. However, as the saying goes … don’t judge a book by its cover. 2,371 more words

Environmental Education

Let's Surf and Get Dinner

Presidents, activists, famous artists and religious figures dance through my head. Then, I reflect on the book I just finished: Let My People Go Surfing- The Education of a Reluctant Businessman… 300 more words

Blog 7- Dinner With Who?

The marketing lies

I loved Jerry Seinfeld acceptance speech at the Clio Awards. While laughing at the industry, and people, he made a point when he said ”I love advertising, because i love lying” (0:40). 239 more words

Patagonia

Steps

In his book Let My People Go Surfing: The Education of a Reluctant Businessman, Yvon Chouinard talks about the importance of taking things one step at a time. 117 more words

Rise And Converge

Let My People Go Surfing: The Education of a Reluctant Businessman

Let My People Go Surfing: The Education of a Reluctant Businessman” (Amazon Book Link) by Yvon Chouinard is a memoir by the author, a legendary climber, businessman, environmentalist, and founder of Patagonia. 41 more words

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