Environmentalism is a British Columbian's birthright. But cutting trees is a B.C. birthright too. Our economy -- and many of our communities -- have historically been fuelled by forests.
In this series, Mark Leiren-Young talks to people who have unique perspectives on forests and the environment.
To listen to an interview, click on a story that interests you, and then click the "Listen to This!" link.
In This Series
Our new podcast series asks: what does the forest mean to you? First up, Severn Cullis-Suzuki.
A 'Trees and Us' Tyee podcast with John Vaillant.
A 'Trees and Us' Tyee podcast with Jean-Pierre Kiekens.
A Trees and Us podcast with George Bowering.
A Trees and Us podcast with 'Garbage Warriors' director Oliver Hodge.
A Trees and Us podcast with Wade Fisher, 'the best person on trees in Williams Lake.'
Tzep Berman on celebrity and getting things done. A 'Trees and Us' podcast.
Tzeporah Berman: Part two of a 'Trees & Us' podcast.
A 'Trees and Us' podcast with Antony Marcil.
A 'Trees and Us' podcast with Jackson Davies.
PODCAST: NDP critic calls shuffled forest minister 'worst in BC history.'
PODCAST: The doc director on 'non-flaky spirituality' and more.
Kenneth Wu is working hard to make it happen. A Trees and Us podcast.
Filmmaker discusses BC premiere of his movie on love of forests. A Trees and Us podcast.
The queen of protest on activism, prison life and second acts after raising kids. A Trees and Us podcast.
Kalle Lasn on how his fight against Big Timber and Big Media sparked creative dissent. A Trees and Us podcast.
A 'Trees and Us' podcast with botanist geologist Richard Hebda.
New book by UVic profs Drengson and Taylor is a guide to 'practicing nature's wisdom.' A Trees and Us podcast.
The veteran BC forests activist has a new organization and cause. A Trees and Us podcast.
Why did fellow Greenpeace founders shun him? He defends nuclear power, corporate forestry and other eco-bugaboos. A Trees and Us podcast.