bioregional studies

Inst. for Bioreg. Studies (
2 Apr 1995 17:53:36 -0400

It is the objective of IBS to train participants to become
effective catalysts in the regeneration of the planet. The
"Bioregional" perspective means that our focus is on the
design and evolution of healthy, interdependent and self-reliant
Today we can not just, "Think Globally and Act Locally" We
also need to, "Think Long Term and Act Now". Therefore, IBS was
founded to demonstrate the recent, ecologically oriented, scientific,
social and technological achievements that are relevant
to achieving the goal of an ecological society.

The Institute for Bioregional Studies 1995 Summer Programs
catalogue is now available on-line or by requesting a hard copy.
Our programs will be hosted at the spectacular Ovens Natural Park
in Riverport, Nova Scotia. Seminars will feature:

~Permaculture Design Course~
~Straw Bale Construction~
~Ecological Planning~

Guest Lecturers include:
Kirkpatrick Sale, Schumacher Society;
Michael Pilarski, Friends of the Trees;
Judith Plant, New Catalyst Education Society;
Maureen Cureton, Rocky Mountain. Institute;
Ray Cote, Director, School of Environmental Planning,Dal. U;
William Rees, Dean, School of Community Planning, UBC;
Carla Conrod, Regional Atlantic Trading Note Association

and others

For more information send $2.00 to:
IBS, 449 University Avenue, Suite 126,
Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island C1A 8K3
Phone: (902) 892-9578
for an electronic copy e-mail:

Phil Ferraro, Director
Institute for Bioregional Studies
449 University Avenue Suite 126 "Developing Local Solutions to
Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island Global Problems"
Canada C1A 8K3
(902) 892-9578