Climate change is a hot topic globally these days and it is interesting that all these 3 articles feature Australia which is one of the hottest countries in the world. These subjects are creating international interest on how Australia handles the effects of global warming and climate change on their coral reefs, temperate rain forests and […]
Biodiversity & ecosystems: plants, animals & habitat, climate change.
The question often asked is “Are we overdue for an earthquake“? After viewing the media coverage of the unprecedented wind storm earlier this year which saw over 500,000 homes in Vancouver, B.C. without power for several days, perhaps it is time to put together an Emergency Kit or update and refresh the one you have. We […]
In January 2015 I posted an article on a few changes to my website and Twitter, namely that I would be posting and tweeting articles during the year that I thought relevant to climate change and our environment. I have been amazed at the positive response this has received which encourages me to continue this practice through this coming year […]
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 […]
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 […]