REAP Down to Earth Week: Stewardship Economics by Peter Brown

March 31, 2009 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Tuesday, March 31 11:30 am –1:00 pm
W. R. Castell Library, 616 Macleod Trail SE

Peter G. Brown is a professor in the School of Environment, the Department of Geography, and the Department of Natural Resource Sciences at McGill University in Montreal.

With Geoff Garver, he is co-author of "Right Relationship: Building a Whole Earth Economy". He is the author of two previous books, "Restoring the Public Trust: A Fresh Vision for Progressive Government in America" (Beacon Press, 1994), and "The Commonwealth of Life: Economics for a Flourishing Earth, Second Edition" (Black Rose Books, 2008).

Peter is actively involved in conservation efforts in the James Bay and Southern regions of Quebec, and in Maine and Maryland. He is a Certified Quebec Forest Producer, and in 1995 was named Tree Farmer of the Year in Garrett County Maryland. He is a member of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers).

Presentation begins at noon.

There is no cost to attend and advanced registration is not required.

This event is part of REAP Down To Earth Week 2009, a celebration of sustainable living.

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W. R. Castell Library
616 Macleod Trail SE
Calgary , AB