Co-founder, David Suzuki Foundation
Dr. David Suzuki is a scientist, broadcaster, author, and co-founder of the David Suzuki Foundation. He is Companion to the Order of Canada and a recipient of UNESCO's Kalinga Prize for science, the United Nations Environment Program medal, the 2009 Right Livelihood Award, and Global 500. Dr. Suzuki is Professor Emeritus at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver and holds 26 honorary degrees from universities around the world. He is familiar to television audiences as host of the long-running CBC television program The Nature of Things, and to radio audiences as the original host of CBC Radio's Quirks and Quarks, as well as the acclaimed series It's a Matter of Survival and From Naked Ape to Superspecies. His written work includes more than 52 books, 19 of them for children. Dr. Suzuki lives with his wife, Dr. Tara Cullis, and family in Vancouver, B.C.
Corporations can't vote, but by putting enormous amounts of money into campaigns and lobbying, they can hijack the political agenda.
Habitat maintenance and restoration should be recognized as a cost of doing business.
10/26/2017 17:39 EDT
If we care about the quality and security of our food sources — and the species and ecosystems they rely on — the time for neonics is over.
10/16/2017 16:13 EDT
A growing body of research shows many once-common insects are declining.
10/04/2017 10:57 EDT
We're clever animals — so smart that we think we're in command. We forget that our inventions have created many crises.
09/27/2017 14:08 EDT
The one flimsy argument climate change deniers have been holding onto — that it will make plants grow faster and bigger — has proven to be a poor one.
09/21/2017 17:19 EDT
If GDP goes down while other measures of well-being increase, what have we truly lost?
09/13/2017 14:53 EDT
Had we designed cities with nature in mind, we'd see fewer issues around flooding, pollution and excessive heat.
09/08/2017 11:44 EDT
We should applaud those who brought the truth to light.
08/30/2017 13:57 EDT
We must show those who want to bring us down or take us back to darker times that we outnumber them by far, everywhere.
08/28/2017 14:40 EDT
Fires and floods have always been here — but as the world warms, they're increasing in frequency, size and severity.
08/17/2017 16:19 EDT
Demanding constant economic growth on a finite planet with limited ability to renew resources is a recipe for overshoot.
08/09/2017 10:25 EDT
The basic necessities of health, well-being and life shouldn't be subject to the shifting agendas of political parties.
08/03/2017 12:41 EDT
Political representatives have given us an ambitious agenda for the next 15 years, but it's up to us all to respond.
07/26/2017 10:46 EDT
Ordering your drinks without straws is a small sacrifice but a big step to reducing the amount of plastic we produce and waste.
07/19/2017 12:00 EDT
We can help these beneficial critters by providing habitat throughout the places we live, work and play.
07/12/2017 13:02 EDT
Two of British Columbia's most iconic species, chinook salmon and southern resident killer whales, are in trouble. The whale
07/05/2017 11:32 EDT
Keeping ecosystems healthy prevents climate disasters, saves money and improves resiliency.
06/28/2017 13:04 EDT
The benefits of increased cycling go beyond reducing pollution and greenhouse gas emissions.
06/21/2017 14:13 EDT
From absurd claims that the voluntary agreement will impose "draconian financial and economic burdens" on the U.S. to petty, irrational fears that it confers advantages to other countries to the misguided notion that it can and should be renegotiated, Trump is either misinformed or lying.
06/14/2017 11:00 EDT
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