Can Nature & Fossil Fuels coexist?

  In the July/August 2018 issue of Canadian Geographic, Margaret Munro explores the challenge of protecting the species-rich Fraser River delta in the face of Vancouver’s ongoing economic boom and asks whether nature and development can coexist. Read an excerpt and see more of photographer Ben Nelms’ images from the link below:   Munro, M. (2018).The fate of the Fraser River delta: A booming economy, a thriving community, … Continue reading Can Nature & Fossil Fuels coexist?

Dominant Narratives in Need of Interrogation in  St. Denis, Tupper & Cappello’s Articles

  Indigenous people may not be the only people in Canada, but they are the First Peoples in Canada who shared the resources and built the Hudson Bay Fur Trading Company. Without their expertise in hunting, trapping, and tanning hides many fur traders may have  perished. Jennifer Tupper’s and Michael Cappello’s research study of teaching historical treaties enabled high school students to create a productive … Continue reading Dominant Narratives in Need of Interrogation in  St. Denis, Tupper & Cappello’s Articles

Melody Lepine of the Mikisew Cree First Nation Requests United Nations Study on Destruction of Wood Buffalo National Park

Report backs up concerns over Wood Buffalo National Park’s UNESCO World Heritage status Bob Weber · read more at: https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/edmonton/wood-buffalo-national-park-deteriorating-study-1.4747721 Justice For Our Stolen Children camp set to make ‘major announcement’ read more at: http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/saskatchewan/justice-camp-set-to-make-major-announcement-1.4747952 Image credit Corey Coleman A Tribe Called Red. Photo by Matt Barnes Producing an unbelievably unique sound, A Tribe Called Red, Group of the Year at the 2018 JUNO Awards, mixes … Continue reading Melody Lepine of the Mikisew Cree First Nation Requests United Nations Study on Destruction of Wood Buffalo National Park

Indigenous protesters in Washington declare Trans Mountain won’t be built

  read more at: https://www.nationalobserver.com/2018/06/18/news/indigenous-protesters-washington-declare-trans-mountain-wont-be-built?utm_source=National+Observer&utm_campaign=fcf09c6994-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2018_06_19_12_48&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_cacd0f141f-fcf09c6994-254401637 By Laura Kane in News, Politics | June 18th 2018 Continue reading Indigenous protesters in Washington declare Trans Mountain won’t be built