After the business is concluded, and a refreshment break, there will be a Presentation by a guest Speaker (8:15 pm to 9:45 pm).
Next DNS Monthly Meeting:
WEDNESDAY, February 5, 2019, 7:30 p.m. at BENEDICTION LUTHERAN CHURCH
Speaker: Jocelyn Demers
Topic: The Watershed Guardians of the Fraser River
A river brings free valuable health benefits for everyone! Discover how a healthy river contributes to a better economy!
This film presents an in-depth view of the rich, interactive ecosystems of the Fraser river watershed (Canada) and the people who champion their protection. Eye-catching photography and accompanying commentaries draw attention to the global significance of the watershed which supports the most productive salmon river in the world that supports orcas, sturgeon, and is Canada’s major stopover for millions of migrating birds of the Pacific flyway.
With the participation of the Vancouver Aquarium, the David Suzuki Foundation, and the UBC department of Geography.
Please watch the trailer, and read more from people who saw the documentary at www.mondefilms.com
Monsieur Demers established the film company, Monde films in 2007, based in Vancouver, BC. He has produced and directed 5 documentaries about sustainability. His latest film is The Watershed Guardians of The Fraser River.
His work is present in 200 University and College libraries and is also available on The National Film Board Green Channel.
Trailer at: www.mondefilms.com
WEDNESDAY, January 2, 2019
Speaker: Paul Rennie
Topic: Galapagos Islands and the Peruvian Amazon
Tentative schedule for DNCB outings: see DNS Upcoming Events page.