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Stage I: Project EASEL


- Public Participation/Feedback Studies Completed:

A. Lecture Tours/Seminars

• Lecture and Slide Show, McGill Young Alumni, April 1972

• Lecture and Slide show, United Nations Conference on the Human Environment, Stockholm, Sweden, June 1972

• World Urban Concept McGill Homecoming, Co speaking with Buckminister Fuller, October 1972

• Dawson College Seminars, December 1972

• Lecture and Slide Show, Queen's University, February 1973

• Lecture and Slide Show, First International Film Festival on the Human Environment, Sir George Williams University, June 73

• Guest Speaker, Town of Mount Royal Curling Club, Montreal, November, 1973

• Guest, Television Show McGowan and Company, May 1974

• Lecture to the Executive, Advanced Concepts Centre Environment Canada, Sept. 1974

• Lecture to the Executive, Policy and Research Group Department of Public Works Canada, October 1974

• N.G.O. Participant at the Habitat Conference for non governmental organizations, November 1974

• Lecture entitled "Brush with Bureaucracy" Montreal Royal Curling Club, January, 1975

• Guest Panel, CBC Television Programs "This Day" A special documentary on Human Settlements, March 1975

• Lecture to the founding First Annual Solar Energy Society Conference University of Ottawa, June 1975

• Display and lecture on Cities of Tomorrow in the Vancouver Habitat U.N. Conference on Human Settlements, June 1976

• Lecture to Boreal Institute for Northern Studies, University of Alberta, Borealis the city of Tomorrow, January 1978

• Seminar on the Canadian Hydroponic Farming Industry, Ancaster, Ontario, June 1980

• Radio Program with Teri Turnbull, CJXX, G.P., November 1981

• Radio Program CFGP, on Solar Power, February 1981

• Seminar on Solar Power, South Peace Teacher's Convention Grande Prairie Composite High School, March 1981

• Lecture and SLide Show College Weekend 81, on Total Solar Power, Grande Prairie Regional College, March 1981

• Lecture, Solar Housing, Athabasca Hall, Peace River, May 1981

• The Human Side of Energy Conference, Lecture and Slide Show, Total Solar Power, University of Alberta, display, August 1981

• The Chicago World Hardware Show, presenting the Sunshine Seedling House to World Markets, Chicago, U.S.A., August, 1988

• The United States Patent Office, Washington, U.S.A., Mar. 89

• Environmental Information Seminars titled, "Countdown to 2000 A.D.", 5 public meetings at Muskoseepi Park, Grande Prairie, November 1990

• Environmental Law Hearings, Grande Prairie, presented a brief, November 1990

• Tour of Egypt researching the History of Urban Settlement, December, 1990

• Two Interviews with Aaron Brooks and Dave Kormos, CJXX Radio, Grande Prairie, January 1991

• Alberta Petroleum Association's Conference on Citizen's Participation and Environmental Action, Calgary, Feb., 1991

• Spicer Commission Citizen's Forum on Canada's Future, presented a written brief, April, 1991

• Alberta Special Waste Management Public Hearings, Grande Prairie, May, 1991

• The Hug-A-Dandelion Campaign, [including Nature's Lawn and Garden Contest], an Environment Canada Grant, May 1991

• Interview with Jim McQuarry, CBC Radio, Edmonton, May 1991

• Display for Environment Week at Muskoseepi Park Pavillion [designed, built, and operated], June 1991

• Display for Environment Week at Hawrelak Park, June 1992

• Continue with speaking engagements from 1992 to 1997 to be up-dated.

Publications and Articles

• Ecology Canada Magazine

• Universal Man Magazine

• An Answer to our Urban Ills, The Montreal Gazette, May 31, 73

• City of the Future, McGill Reporter, October 18, 1972

• Futurists Plan Ultimate Urban Centre, OM Magazine, July 1972

• City of the Future to be Unveiled, The Queens Journal, Feb, 73

• Magazine Seeks Means for a Better Earth, The Gazette, May 1974

• People City for the Laurentians, The Gazette, May 1974

• Borealis: the City of the North, The Independencer, Oct 74

• City of the North Ottawa Journal, February 1975

• The Vermilion River Dam Redevelopment, brochure, Alberta

• Department of Environment, August 1976

• The City of the Future, The Daily Herald Tribune, Grande Prairie one third of front page,
September, 1976

• Solar Energy, The Edmonton Journal, one half page, April 5, 77

• Whatever Happened to Borealis? Peace Country Magazine, 3 pgs, January 1978

• Alternative Energy Housing Course, the Grande Prairie Booster, 1/2 pg Jan. 30, 1980

• Man Constructs Proto Model, Grande Prairie Booster, one half page, January 30, 1980

• Get Building Your Own; Solar Expert Urges, Daily Herald Tribune, . January 31, 1980

• Solar Converter Designed for the North, The Daily Herald Tribune, 1/4 page, Feb. 1980

• Hydroponics Could Make Peace Self Sufficient in Vegetables, The Daily Herald Tribune 1/3 page, May 21, 1980

• The Future is Solar Power, The Daily Herald Tribune, whole page, June 20, 1980

• Look up to Where the Power Is, The Daily Herald Tribune, 1/3 page, February 4, 1980

• Wintergreen Could Turn Peace into California, Grande Prairie Booster, 1/2 pg, May, '81

• Subzero City Gardening, SOL North, The Solar Energy Society of Canada Northern Alberta Chapter, Edmonton (a lecture at the Provincial Museum) two pages, April 1983

• Dining Room Gardens, McCleans Magazine, Toronto, one photo, one page, June 1983

• Energy Pioneers, Mountain Standard Time Magazine, Edmonton two pages, one photo, February 1984

• College Christmas Star a First, The Daily Herald Tribune, one third page, two photos, February, 1984

• Battle of the Energies Tomorrow at the College, The Daily Herald Tribune one fifth page, February 1984

• Winning the Energy War - Solar Energy is the Route to Take, The Daily Herald Tribune, one quarter page, February 1984

• Workshop Producing Solariums, The Daily Herald Tribune, photo, 1/3 page, Mar. '84

• Wins First Prize, The Daily Herald Tribune, photo, April 1984

• A Hot Hope for Gardeners, Alberta Report, 2/3 page and photo, April 29, 1985

• Fixing the Winter Tomatoes, Alberta Report, 2/3 page and photo, September 30, 1985

• Plastic Plant Protectors, A Guide to Canadian Home Gardening, 1987

• Confidential Offering Memorandum for Miracle House Hydroponics Ltd., April 1990

• New Environmental Group Starting, The Daily Herald Tribune, front page with photo, October 1990

• Group Will Take Moderate Route, The Daily Herald Tribune, one column, November 90

• Analysis and Recommendations of the Proposed Alberta Environmental Protection and Enhancement Legislation to the Environmental Review Panel, Grande Prairie, Nov. '90

• The Peace Environmental News [the P.E.N.], Editor, Jan 91

• Sun-powered Building Proposed, The Daily Herald Tribune, 1/4 page, January 1991

• Snow Dumps Cause Concern, The Daily Herald Tribune, 1/4 page and photo, March 91

• Preliminary Development Program for the Peace Environmental Research Centre, February 1991

• Students to Save the Planet Fundraising Program, April 1993

• Work of 1993 to 2001 to be appendixed.

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