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Comox Christmas Bird Count Report: Dec. 22,2016

The 117th Annual Audubon Christmas Bird Count for the Comox Valley was held on Thurs. Dec. 22 (postponed from Sun. Dec. 18) and resulted in a total of 108 species, including a MEGA-Rarity: a Red-flanked Bluetail, found by Shane Tillapaugh … Continue reading

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Link to: Slideshow – Wetland Conservation and Resilience with Dan Buffett

Wetland Conservation and Resilience with Dan Buffett The presentation will highlight some of the protected and restored wetlands on Vancouver Island and introduce the topic of ‘resilience’, which provides a different lens to look at how we conserve wetlands that … Continue reading

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News: SWI – Position of Outreach Coordinator Position with Strathcona Wilderness Institute

Strathcona Wilderness Institute (SWI) is inviting applications for the position of Outreach Coordinator, and CVN was asked for assistance by John Brocklebank, Director SWI. Contact : strathconawilderness@gmail.com   Outreach Coordinator   PDF The Directors of Strathcona Wilderness Institute (SWI) invite applications … Continue reading

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Link to: Slideshow – Limits to Growth by Neil Dawe May 2016

Ever since the publication of “Limits to Growth”  in 1972 it has been obvious to practicing scientists that environmental conservation was unsustainable if the problems posed by classical economics of endless growth was not simultaneously addressed. Limits to Growth advocated  that … Continue reading

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