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Weekly Photo Challenge: Close Up

Sunflowers – Van Gogh rather liked them!

I don’t know what it is about sunflowers but they do seem to excite visitors from Northern Europe, it is probably the spectacle of thousands of happy waving heads in contrast to the solitary one or two that we grow in our own gardens usually with disappointing weedy results.  42 more words

History

Statement by CCSAGE on the White Pines wind project approval

On Thursday, July 16th, 2015, a Renewable Energy Approval (REA) was issued by the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change (MOECC) to White Pines Wind Incorporated (alias wpd Canada) for 27 of the 29 industrial wind turbines originally proposed, to be located in South Marysburgh and Athol. 1,160 more words

Advocacy / Politics / Legal

Adopt an Artist - Taunton Live 2015

Our Summer Festival celebrating the Creative and Performing Arts has kicked off in the County town of Taunton…. As part of this week long festival, I have been adopted for three days by ‘Shakees’ to create a wall painting to enhance a corner of the Play Cafe. 62 more words

Recent Projects

Take part in National Tree Day

The City of Greater Bendigo Council is holding a community tree planting activity, at the junction of the Bendigo Creek Trail and the O’Keefe Rail Trail… 153 more words

Activities

Blanding's Turtle Re-dux

The following article was published as a letter to the editor in the Wellington Times

Blanding’s Turtle re-dux.

It was timely for the Times to comment on the mindless funding by one provincial Ministry of an organization which had initiated a project to save the Blanding’s Turtle while another issued a permit to kill the same endangered species, as there were several contemporaneous developments in the same Alice in Wonderland nightmare which is the Green Energy Act. 620 more words

Advocacy / Politics / Legal