During the summer we often have hummingbirds in the garden as they daily visit the wildflowers, herbs, fuchsia and Scarlet runner bean flowers searching for nectar. A pleasant surprise mid December was to see a hummingbird flitting between the dried flowers looking for feed. After putting up a hummingbird feeder, a pair of Anna’s hummingbirds […]
Biodiversity & ecosystems: plants, animals & habitat, climate change.
Why I love where I live. Simply, British Columbia has it all! In 2013 I published a set of favourite photographs of Beautiful British Columbia, shortly after becoming a Canadian citizen. We are so blessed / privileged / fortunate to live in such an incredible province with such freedoms. So here are a few more […]
The Great Barrier Reef is unique to Australia and the world. The Reef is a UNESCO World Heritage listed site on the North Eastern coast of Australia; is well-known as the world’s largest coral reef and is visible from outer space. When we visited family recently in Australia we made a special trip to Cairns […]
What is the true value of trees … we see them every day … some are beautiful, some can be deadly poisonous, some are annoying and some are bountiful; but are you aware of the many other benefits of trees and why we need them to survive on planet earth? Perhaps we should stop taking our […]
Here is the third documentary in the series from Dr. Sanjay Gupta. Weed 3 is a continuation of the struggle of a growing number of concerned people throughout the United States of America for approval of research into medical marijuana as a treatment for diseases such as Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), Altzheimers Disease and other ailments such as […]