Saving Ridley

See my article, posted today in the Globe and Mail, on efforts to preserve the endangered Ridley Bronze turkey. Margaret Thomson of Wind Rush Farm on Salt Spring Island recently completed her third national census to see how many of the birds survived the Christmas...

Riding the tiger

Last week I finished editing a short video of some friends paddling in Whiteshell Provincial Park. During two trips (spring and fall) to a secret lake (name is withheld because the fishing is so good) we got some cool visuals. This year I’m hoping to do a bit more...

To the end of the road

On January 31, 2014 Greg Armstrong, Lawrence Neepin, Chris Shankaruk and Bramwell Ryan will be heading north to Shamattawa, a small First Nation’s community about 200 km from Gillam, Manitoba along a seasonal ice road. In so many ways the isolated reservation is...

Kickstarter closes

My Kickstarter campaign to find Eti has only raised about 10% of the needed budget and the project closed last night. That means I will not be heading off to complete this documentary any time soon. I am deeply grateful for the financial support shown by many of you....

I want to be an American

I want to be an American. I want to believe that killing foreigners by dropping bombs on them from remote-controlled drones is legal, because my president says it is. As an American I don’t care what their president or prime minister or tribal chief says… we...