Forestry Conversation Cafe Event

Forestry Conversation Cafe

When it comes to our region's ecosystems, forestry is the elephant in the room. Forestry remains an important economic driver, but it can also contribute to habitat loss, water quality problems, and landslides. Its time we have a conversation in our community about what role forestry should play. If there's a way to have healthy forests and a sustainable forestry industry, its time to find…

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Conversation Cafes

This has been a busy year for those of us concerned about our environment. Among many other developments, the Jumbo Resort was approved, hearings are moving ahead on the Enbridge Pipeline, and the federal government has weakened protection for the environment. At the same time, drought and floods have struck all around us, with fatal consequences. What can we do in the face of so much change? How…

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Edible Garden Tour

Join EcoSociety, Nelson CARES Society, and The Food Tree for a self-guided tour of gardens in Nelson.  What: Edible Garden Tour Where: Around Nelson! (map of participating gardens below!) When: Sat Sept 22, 10 am to 2 pm Why: Learn about garden practices and ideas by seeing what your neighbours are doing! Also, workshops on the hour at the Hendryx Food Forest presented by the Food…

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