Volunteering Matters: Apshawa Preserve

Trees are sanctuaries. Whoever knows how to speak to them, whoever knows how to listen to them, can learn the truth. They do not preach learning and precepts, they preach, undeterred by particulars, the ancient law of life. —Hermann Hess On Sunday, I headed into the forest alone to begin my fence-monitoring duties. I didn’t…

Carousel — 08.06.10

Every Friday, I post my favourite links, posts, & resources from around the Web. Expect to learn, grow, & be inspired. 1. But who will speak for the trees?: This is a really important post about the demise of the paper industry & why it is actually quite a good thing, especially for trees. 2.…

Conservation & Zoology

Our task must be to free ourselves by widening our circle of compassion to embrace all living creatures and the whole of nature in its beauty. —Albert Einstein For as long as I can remember, I have absolutely loved to visit zoos & aquariums. My childhood dream was to be a zoologist or a marine…