Tag Archives: climate change

February: A Nature Almanac (1)

Despite a few cold days, there is every indication that mild winter conditions will continue

With February comes Groundhog Day and tongue-in-cheek speculation on what the rest of the winter has in store. This year, there seems to be every indication that mild conditions will continue.
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‘Pollinator Pathways’ — A Vision for Connected Ecology in Peterborough

Join us from 9am-1pm January 23 as we discover next steps in co-creating (and co-funding) this community initiative

Here we are — 2016, and post COP 21. In the aftermath of such a warm December in Ontario, climate change is common experience. Many possibilities for community action are emerging. Here’s one that builds on what GreenUP, Farms at Work and others are already doing.
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New Economy Thinking Rippling Out

Small group seeding a local economic shift draws new interest

Whether it’s introducing the concept of a public trust or co-ordinating research into the economic ramifications of boosting our local food production by 25 per cent, a small group in Peterborough has been working well below the mainstream radar to seed a local economic shift. Their years of hard work are now at the centre of new discussions on the new economy.
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