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Buying Into Biodiversity

Buying Into Biodiversity

Posted by on Jun 20, 2012 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

The 2012 Muskoka Environmental Summit brings together prominent scientists and influential policy makers to discuss critical questions about biodiversity and the environment. IDEAS host Paul Kennedy moderates the plenary panel discussion. The Second Muskoka Summit on the Environment recently convened in Bracebridge, Ontario, to consider the crucial topic of...

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Traffic jams & outdoor stereo systems

Traffic jams & outdoor stereo systems

Posted by on Jun 20, 2012 in Nature in the City | 0 comments

Where does nature fit in a city? Book explores how cities can “deeply engage with nature. Talk of environmental issues usually focuses on human practice (using plastic shopping bags, for example) and how that practice damages the science of our planet’s life. But a new book, The Natural City: Re-envisioning the Built Environment, edited by U of T...

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