In a satirical article in Outside Magazine entitled, “Obituary: Great Barrier Reef (25 Million BC-2016),” Rowan Jacobsen describes the tragic … Read More “Reefspiracy”
On September 19, 2016, activist Rob Greenfield ceased throwing his garbage out— in the traditional sense, anyways. Rob has decided … Read More “Human Trash”
The millennial generation, the next generation to inherit the responsibility of taking care of the planet, faces the greatest challenges ever encountered by humankind. The collective advancement of humanity since our species arrival has led to our current predicament. Modern environmental destruction, biodiversity loss, social and political unrest, and wealth inequality are all issues that have been building up and unfolding for generations but now seem to plague our everyday lives.
My thesis is on the reactive nature of environmental protection legislation in Canada. Specifically examining how water protection only occurs … Read More “Water Protection in Canada: Examining the Reactive Nature of Environmental Protection Legislation”
Briefly describe your background as it pertains to the study of tidal energy. I am a professor in the Department … Read More “Tidal Series: Can Tidal Energy Make Nova Scotia Green?”
This past November, Acadia students Robin Lawson and Raymond Wieser developed an entirely new event on the Acadia campus and … Read More “The First Acadia Environmental Film Festival a Success, Say Student Co-founders”