Category Archive: ETHICAL LIVING

Apr 07

VANCOUVER – INTERVIEW WITH J.B. MACKINNON, AUTHOR OF THE 100-MILE DIET

Beautiful fresh fruit

  INTERVIEW WITH J.B. MACKINNON, AUTHOR OF THE 100-MILE DIET    J.B. MacKinnon is best known for penning The 100-Mile Diet, a bestseller (co-written with his partner Alisa Smith) that helped spark the local foods movement worldwide. His new book, The Once and Future World, looks at the richer, more abundant natural world of the …

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Mar 26

AS KRILL DECLINE – SO DO PENGUIN POPULATIONS

Chinstrap penguin off for a swim!

AS KRILL DECLINE – SO DO PENGUIN POPULATIONS      As Antarctic temperatures warm, the penguins’ main food source is plummeting. Chinstrap and Adélie penguins have declined by more than 50 percent since 1980. This is because their main food source – krill – has declined by up to 80 percent. Krill rely on sea …

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Mar 24

POLAR BEAR WATCHING IN CHURCHILL, CANADA

A welcome meal

POLAR BEAR WATCHING IN CHURCHILL, CANADA    By CHANTAL COOKE      There’s the Polar Bear. There’s me. And there’s just a few feet between us.  And no, I am not in a zoo.     I am out on the sub arctic tundra in a large white tundra buggy, 25 miles east of Churchill …

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