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Planning the Fire: Dr. Verble's Prescribed Burning Class Blazes a Trail

Throughout history, fire, in its physical form or just its idea, has developed a bad rap. Never mind the fact it provided warmth and a heat source to cook for ancient people, but do mind the devastation it can cause. 1,105 more words


Establishing a European Forest Risk Facility

From pests and insect damages to megafires and storm events – European forests are affected by diverse and often transnational disturbances, with profound impacts on forest ecosystem services and livelihoods. 390 more words

Forest Resilience

GIS: An Essential Tool for Environmental Professionals

“That’s too complicated for me.”

That’s probably the first thing most people think of when they’re approached with a new computer program, tool, or operating system that requires being the least bit tech savvy. 670 more words

Alberta retaliates against BC: this ain't how to act in a federation....

The Fraser River

Two NDP premiers and two NDP governments. Two provinces side by side in the Canadian west, one – the Far West, Lotusland British Columbia. 1,031 more words

Constitution Act 1867

Out and about with the Cape Crusader

I once said to the husband that I need to create a role for myself within Cape York; a role where I can use my strengths, skills and qualifications to help bring about positive outcomes for our industry and the area. 1,469 more words

Natural Resource Management

Extractivism and Neo-Extractivism

Can a natural resource extraction model based on exporting be a solution to poverty and income inequality?

I asked myself this question when brainstorming a topic for master’s thesis. 480 more words

Environmental Issues