Technology, Entertainment and Design. TEDx talks provide a global stage for an enormous variety of topics that ultimately help speakers share ideas in communities around the world. This nearly 15 minute long speech given in Vancouver revolved around the topic of nature deficit disorder and the importance of establishing and maintaining connections to nature not only in order to preserve our world but to preserve our mental and physical well being as well. A slide show of my relationship with nature over the course of my life provides the backdrop for this presentation and remains one of my favourite achievements to date.
Wetlands LIVE is a distance learning adventure that entails live broadcasts from Panama Bay to Alaska and beyond. They highlight various wetlands locales and the significance of these vital ecosystems. This particular broadcast, Wading into Wetlands, shot at Boundary Bay, near Vancouver, B.C. explains what wetlands are and gets up close and personal with the creatures that call it home.