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Discordant Harmonies

Discordant Harmonies:  A New Ecology for the Twenty-first Century by Daniel B. Botkin (Oxford University Press, 1990).

A friend gave me this used book, knowing of my interest in environmental science, and it made a good companion for a cross-country airplane trip. 164 more words


Step Up Produces Book on Natural Resource Management

Step Up Consulting Services was contracted in 2015 by Soil and Water Conservation Foundation to document and publish into a book the natural resource management practices that its projects in Bohol implemented. 123 more words

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Climate Change to Transform Vancouver into San Diego

Climate Change Predicted to Transform Vancouver into San Diego

By Larry Pinn | February 26, 2017

A major climate-change study (PDF) predicts temperatures in Metro Vancouver will exceed those of present-day Southern California in the coming decades. 173 more words


B.C. Government Payments Divide Gitxsan Nation, Called 'Bribery'

B.C. Government Payments for LNG Support Called ‘Bribery,’ Divide Gitxsan Nation

By Trevor Jang | February 7, 2017

Earl Muldon sits at his kitchen table surrounded by family, sipping coffee. 311 more words


State of Canada's Natural and Cultural Heritage Places 2016

Nearly Half of National Park Ecosystems Rate as ‘Fair’ or ‘Poor’ in Parks Canada Report

By Susan Lunn | January 26, 2017

A federal report by Parks Canada shows that almost half of the ecosystems in the country’s national parks remain in fair to poor condition, five years after a previous report with similar concerns. 232 more words


MARE & Oceans Past: Proposal for gender panel

For the 2017 MARE Conference 2017 (People & the Sea IXDealing with Maritime Mobilities), Katia Frangoudes and colleagues propose a panel – are you interested in taking part? 391 more words


First UNEP report on Gender and the Environment

The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) has released the 2016 Global Gender and Environment Outlook report.

This first ever such report uses a drivers-pressures-states-impacts-responses approach to summarise available information and make an attempt to address four policy questions: 549 more words