In Northwestern Canada, glaciers and permafrost have preserved ancient ground ice and glacial sediments dating back to the late Pleistocene, tens of thousands of years ago. However, recent climate changes have caused temperatures and...
International Mountain Day 2020 Countdown
Canadian Mountain Network supports the resilience & health of mountain peoples & places through research based on Indigenous & Western ways of knowing & doing
Les amateurs de plein air devront faire face à de plus en plus de #restrictions à cause du #coronavirus : https://www.lapresse.ca/voyage/plein-air/202003/22/01-5265950-la-nouvelle-realite-du-plein-air.php #COVID-19
A pilot program @lakeheaduni is taking students out of the classroom and out on the land with a new master's level program focusing on #land-based #learning. The first cohort is mainly teachers from Biitigong Nishnaabeg: https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/thunder-bay/land-based-learning-education-first-nation-wild-rice-1.5497286 #Indigenous
Découvrez ce nouveau #livre du #journaliste graphique Joe Sacco, Payer la Terre, qui raconte le destin des Dénés, groupe des #PremièresNations installé principalement dans les Territoires du Nord-Ouest : https://www.ledevoir.com/lire/572889/bande-dessinee-joe-sacco-au-pays-des-denes
Check out this new #book by #graphic #journalist Joe Sacco, Paying the Land, based on interviews with many #Indigenous peoples, including trappers and chiefs, activists and priests, who tell their stories about money, dependency, loss, and culture: https://us.macmillan.com/books/9781627799034
CMN is currently looking for a #dynamic #leader to bring experience and energy to the volunteer #Board of #Directors as #Chair.
Apply before March 31, 2020: http://canadianmountainnetwork.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/Call-for-Nominations-CMN-Board-Chair.docx-1.pdf