Friday Talk at Raincoast Education Society

Join Chris D. the Raincoast Education Society for the fifth event of the 2012-2013 Raincoast Speaker Series. This talk will focus on his efforts to include wildlife considerations in salmon management in the Great Bear Rainforest. Friday April 15th- 8:00-9:00pm Where: Ecological Classroom, Tofino Botanical Gardens Admission: $5 suggested donation For more info: 250.725.2560 or […]

Important History in Canadian Geographic

Here is an article now 20 years old. It features our lab’s senior (though benevolent) alpha male, Dr. Paul Paquet.  Its remarkable history of where Paul comes from, scientifically and philosophically. Its also the project on which I (CTD) met Paul and received my first mentorship. Finally the piece gives some clues as to why […]

Groundswell UVic Showing- March 15

Another chance to see this incredible film at UVic. Its free and open to the public! This IdeaFest screening combines an exciting adventure-sport documentary with an in-depth dialogue of issues around a proposal that has captured widespread attention.  After the 25-minute film, a panel of geography and environmental studies scholars will join a leader from […]

Groundswell: Whistler Showing

A surf movie with a message: See Chris D in this incredible movie, it will be screening in Whistler March. 4th. Read about in in Pique, here. Pique Article-  by Alyssa Noel.

B.C.’s Torturous Wolf Management

Chris D and Paul quoted in Huffington Post: Tax dollars are supporting the killing and torturing of BC wolves using neck snares in sanctioned cull. To see what Chris and Paul have to say in this informative article, click here. Tues, March 5- B.C.’s Torturous Wolf Management. Article by Chris Genovali In Huffington Post: B.C.’s Torturous […]

Groundswell on Global TV

Awesome piece on Global featuring Chris D! TV cameras rolling in the ACS lab.  We shared our geographic passion of the coast to the largest TV audience in BC. Watch it on the website for Global TV.  “A local surfer and filmmaker has found an entertaining way to add his  voice to opposition to the Northern Gateway […]

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WEBSITE UNDER CONTRUCTION Welcome to our fledgling lab and website. In a nutshell, we are a team of multidisciplinary conservation scholars dedicated to acutely applied research and education to the benefit of natural and human systems. Much of our geographic focus is the Great Bear Rainforest on British Columbia’s central coast, though our goal is […]