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What it Takes to Run an Eco-Friendly Restaurant

What it Takes to Run an Eco-Friendly Restaurant

By Micah Moen 0 Comment August 16, 2019

Hi my name is Michel LeBlanc I’m franchisor of Rocky Mountain Flatbread Company in Canmore, Alberta I’d like to share with you some green incentives that we do here at the restaurant simple steps, so turning off the lights, stopping equipment when it’s not needed pointing out leaks if we have malfunction in our equipment […]

Biodiversity and Plastic: Effects on our Environment

Biodiversity and Plastic: Effects on our Environment

By Micah Moen 0 Comment July 21, 2019

Oh biodiversity it's important primarily because it is a measure of the health of ecosystems it's disappearing and it's disappearing because of a variety of factors most notably or the over extraction of resources pollution and fragmentation of habitats if I was to say you know one of the most important things that we should […]

Sustainability: Are We The Monsters?: John Robinson at TEDxStanleyPark
What is the future of climate change? (w/ Simon Donner, University of BC)

What is the future of climate change? (w/ Simon Donner, University of BC)

By Micah Moen 35 Comments July 4, 2019

you'd think with all the chatter going on but climate that we'd all have a good understanding of the elements of our atmosphere the role of co2 and other greenhouse gases and the correlation between human activity and climate change if you consider yourself to be informed now quickly without looking it up what is […]

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We are Losing Biodiversity

We are Losing Biodiversity

By Micah Moen 0 Comment June 29, 2019

but there's a loss of biodiversity as species numbers change as species are harvested habitat is lost because of people moving into into these areas and because of climate change why is it a problem it's a problem because biodiversity is it's a it's a network of living species it's it's the interconnectedness between all […]

Connecting to protect the environment

Connecting to protect the environment

By Micah Moen 0 Comment June 19, 2019

When it comes to protecting theenvironment, we all have to think big. For us at the port authority, that means over 100,000 metrictonnes big. We worked with partners to bringclean energy to port container terminals. Now ships can plug in toelectric power and turn off their dieselengines while docked. Each connection is like taking up […]

Biodiversity - Vancouver Film School (VFS)

Biodiversity – Vancouver Film School (VFS)

By Micah Moen 22 Comments June 18, 2019

life on this planet is made up of a beautiful but very fragile web of interconnected species and environments we call this biodiversity and it is the collection of all the different genes species and ecosystems in a region the earth has eight hundred and ninety-five separate ecological regions they are home to over 4,000 […]

Forest Floor - In the Ecosystem
Salish Sea in Focus: Humans are Part of the Ecosystem (Narrated by Joe Gaydos)

Salish Sea in Focus: Humans are Part of the Ecosystem (Narrated by Joe Gaydos)

By Micah Moen 0 Comment June 5, 2019

it sounds kind of silly but we're a part of the ecosystem I think a lot of times in our culture in our society this day and age we see nature from the outside and so when you live in a place that's so incredible and so amazing I think you owe it to that […]