Roderick Haig Brown – A Call to Canadians on October 21
If you are Canadian, please vote this Monday in our federal election. And as you do so, consider this thought given to us years ago from the well known British Columbian and Campbell River author and magistrate. For we live in a critical moment.
It seems clear beyond possibility of argument that any
generation of (people) can have only a lease, not ownership,
of the earth; and that one essential term of the lease is
that the earth be handed on to the next generation with
unimpaired potentialities. This is the conservationist’s concern.
Measure of the Year 1950
Also, consider and enjoy the beauty and care of our natural world as witnessed by local Northern Vancouver Island wilderness photographer, Darrell McIntosh.
“View across Johnstone Strait to the BC Mainland from Telegraph Cove.”
“Tree top Regal Eagle”
“North Island Sea Otters are masters of relaxation.”
‘Whiskers’ the Humpback Whale and her calf ‘Poseidon’ return to Neuroutsos Inlet.
“Gooding Cove Tidal Pool”
“Rugged beauty of the North Island”
“North Island Black Bear checking under the rocks for treats at the beach.”
“North Island Summer Sunset – Neuroutsos Inlet at Port Alice.”
“Incredible beauty of Victoria Lake”
All photography is courtesy of Darrell McIntosh. Good cheers & remember to vote.