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Advancing collaboration between forest and oil and gas sectors

Advancing collaboration between forest and oil and gas sectors

The forest sector and oil and gas industries are cornerstones of Canada’s economy. But how can these industries work together and learn from each other to build a future that is more innovative and environmentally responsible? Natural Resources Canada’s Canadian Forest Service is finding innovative ways to get more value from trees. Introducing FOR-C. The …

The Future of Water

The Future of Water

What we think of as normal and what we planned for as normal and the infrastructure that we built to deal with normal isn’t normal anymore. Normal is gone. New water restrictions have been imposed in Cape Town, South Africa. In India, rising temperatures threaten to make a severe water crisis there even worse. The …

Why Meat is the Best Worst Thing in the World 🍔

Why Meat is the Best Worst Thing in the World 🍔

Humans love meat. Steak, fried chicken, bacon, pork belly, and sausages are just the best things! Eating meat has become so trivial that many people don’t consider something a proper meal if there’s no animal involved. Which is pretty amazing, since only a few decades ago meat was a luxury product. Today, you can get …

Conservation and Restoration Ecology: Crash Course Ecology #12

Conservation and Restoration Ecology: Crash Course Ecology #12

For the past 12 weeks, we’ve been investigating our living planet together, and learning how it works on many levels; how populations of organisms interact, how communities thrive and ecosystems change, and how humans are wrecking the nice, perfectly functioning systems Earth has been using for hundreds of thousands of years. And now it’s graduation …

Study Environmental Science at Deakin University

Study Environmental Science at Deakin University

Environmental Science is a lot to explain, but for me it’s how people work together within communities to work towards preserving the environment for better sustainable futures. I decided about five years ago, I did my first volunteering trip with Zoo’s Victoria trapping eastern barred bandicoots, and I realised then that I always wanted to …