John H.

Location:

North Vancouver, BC

Member since:

February 19, 2013

How and/or where did you first hear out about this Meetup group?

Meetup.com

What was it that got you interested in sustainability?

In all seriousness, the Bible and a movie called Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind

How are you engaging in sustainable living at work and at home?

I am into homesteading/minimalist living, advocacy/volunteering in the committee, and am currently occupied with writing a thesis on integration of EcoCity, Healthy City, and Age-Friendly Cities research for a concrete, urban development model - and refining the model through engagement with individuals with known preference for suburban sprawl.

What do you see as the biggest challenges facing our community with regard to creating a sustainable future?

Good, sustainable practices which bring comfort and sense of progress, but ultimately cannot match the scale of the issues facing humanity.

Introduction

24 year old M. Environment student with some work/internship experience in non-profit, academia, and government (Public Health Agency of Canada)

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  • Brian Street RE/MAX Crest Realty

    Brian Street plans and facilitates our meetings and promotes the group.

  • Junxion Strategy

    Junxion Strategy endorses our group and provides our meeting space.

  • FROGBOX

    FROGBOX supplies reusable moving boxes. See one featured at our Meetup!

  • Bullfrog Power

    Bullfrog Power donates power for our events with 100% B.C. wind power!

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