Albert Einstein is broadly credited with stating: “The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again but expecting different results.” So, the question we need to ask ourselves is “Can we continue enjoying our current lifestyle […]Continue Reading →
At past Summits we looked at some of the science that will be required to change how we can interact with the natural world in a more sustainable manner. John Smol, a Summit speaker, states that “When the research has […]Continue Reading →
One of the major world views is based in the Judaeo-Christian beliefs found in the Bible and Torah. I have often heard it said that our environmental problems all stem from those books.
Genesis 1-28 states “He created them male and […]
How do the stories we tell ourselves about our place in the natural world shape and define our environmental/ecological practices and politics? John Haught in “Science and Faith” (2012) identified three approaches to the discussion.
Conflict: A conflict approach argues that […]
Albert Einstein is broadly credited with stating: “The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again but expecting different results”. So, the question we need to ask ourselves is “Can we continue enjoying our current lifestyle […]Continue Reading →
Come join others who are excited to explore strategies for sustaining hope while responding to our planet’s ecological crisis. Come, and have your own hope rekindled. Through art, music, keynote speakers, worship, and workshops we’ll create a “commons” for sharing […]
Apply for the Research Grant or Become a Sponsor!
The Research Grant will be awarded to a graduate student to support environmental research within the Muskoka River Watershed in the fields of environmental science, resource studies and/or policy.
Businesses and organizations can participate by sponsoring the 2018 Muskoka Summit on the Environment. Starting at just $50, one of our four levels of sponsorship is just right for you!
You can help us provide a unique learning experience for local high school students! A $50 donation when you register will help allow a student to attend the event at no cost to them.