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NETN Communications Report

This is my final posting on this site.  It has been my pleasure to bring you information about how t[...]

Climate change is harming our health

Read the full article by Rawstory here: http://www.rawstory.com/2017/03/climate-change-is-harming-he[...]

NETN Communications Report

This is my final posting on this site.  It has been my pleasure to bring you information about how to transition to a warming climate by reducing emissions (mitigation) and living in harmony with the land (adaptation).

You are welcome to connect with me at www.terramandala.ca or on my Facebook page.

Here is a report

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Climate change is harming our health

Read the full article by Rawstory here: http://www.rawstory.com/2017/03/climate-change-is-harming-health-of-americans-american-doctors-say/

Here are a few excerpts:

Climate change is already harming Americans’ health, according to a report released Wednesday by the Medical Society Consortium on Climate & Health, which represents more than half of US doctors. “Harms caused by climate change include heat-related sickness, worsening chronic illnesses, injuries

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Events 2017

Like us on Facebook:   https://www.facebook.com/NETransitionNetwork/ ELMA FARMERS MARKET 2017

We are now looking for interested people to participate in a Farmers Market this summer 2017 in Elma Manitoba. We will be opening up the space on the west side of the old pool hall in the town of Elma for a market this summer. We

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Agassiz Garden Club events

Meetings at  St. John’s Parish Hall in Lac du Bonnet Mar 8, 1:30 pm –  Preserving the Gene Pool Apr 12, 7:00 pm –  Container Planting at a local greenhouse May 10, 7:00 pm –  Garden Food Processing May 20, 10 am-12noon –  Plant & Bake sale at Community Centre

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Climate Change & Consciousness: Our Legacy for the Earth

A conference about living and thriving in the aftermath of climate change. Climate Change & Consciousness: Our Legacy for the Earth will be held at the Findhorn Foundation, North Scotland, April 20-26, 2019. The event will feature some of the clearest and most passionate voices for the Earth ever gathered together in one place, including Naomi Klein,

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Great Transition Initiative

Today I want to share a new website with you: http://greattransition.org/

The Great Transition Initiative is an online forum of ideas and an international network for explorating concepts, strategies, and visions for a transition to a future of enriched lives, human solidarity, and a resilient biosphere.

It engages in scholarly discourse and public awareness

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Minutes – NETN Core Group – Feb 8, 2017

NETN-CORE MEMBERS MEETING- FEB. 8TH 2017

Present: Irene, Kay, Mary-Louise, Chuck, Michael, Lorna

Agenda: 1. group commitment to NETN 2. If so, what would be our focus 3. decision regarding NETN colaboration with UW regarding assessment of regional forest dieback .

Minutes: 1. Round table discussion regarding commitment to NETN- the consenses was that we

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Humans Are Nature

In my opinion, no more destructive belief exists than the idea that we have escaped the constraints imposed by nature on all other species. We assume that by enabling us to exploit and alter our surroundings, our intellect has freed us from dependence on specific habitats. We believe we are no longer part of nature,

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Hope for the World

Today I am reading Hannah Arendt (again) and treasuring her wisdom for the hope it offers in the current eco-political chaos.  She believes that is is the birth of humans, the new beginnings they represent and the actions they are capable of by virtue of being born that bestows on human affairs a faith and

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Thought for the day

“Farms are the places where we negotiate our relationship with nature.”  Tom Spaulding,