What: a social gathering and informal discussion of environmental issues
When: December 11, 2013 starting at 7:00 pm
Topic: Beyond the Valley: Could industry in Sarnia-Lambton be headed for greener pastures?
Where: Ups N' Downs, 226 Front St. N., Sarnia
Contact: Monica Shepley at monica.shepley [at] lambtoncollege.ca
Hosted by the Bluewater Sustainability Initiative
November 13, 2013: Yes or No to GMO? Genetic Engineering and the Future of Food with Chad Anderson, Independent Crop Advisor, Anderson Agronomy Services
October 9, 2013: The Spoils of Oil: the good and bad of refining tar sands bitumen in Sarnia with special guest Peter Smith, Energy Consultant
September 11, 2013: "Bee-pocalypse": How bee colony collapse affects food security with special guest Dan Davidson, President, Ontario Beekeepers' Association
Articles of interest:
Sarnia & Lambton County This Week: The spoils of oil: Looking for truth in oil sands data
Oil Sands Fact Sheet by Peter Smith
Sarnia and Lambton County This Week: Beers discussed over beer
BBC Nature: Urban hives boom could be "bad for bees"
CBC: Beekeepers call for a pesticide ban (video)