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Ecological Footprint  // Posts tagged as "Ecological Footprint"

13 Feb Posted by in News & ideas | Comments

Light-footed top athletes have heavy eco-footprints

Elite athletes may be fleet of foot, but they struggle to avoid having a big ecological footprint, a new study has found. Their diet, extensive travel and lots of nights away from home all add up to a multi-planet lifestyle. But Bioregional and WWF-UK the two environmental organisations behind the year–long study of four Team […]


Nov 14 2008, San Francisco: One Planet presentation at launch of Living PLanet Report 2008

Nov 14 2008 @ Global Business Network, San Francisco. Greg Searle is joining Mathis Wackernagel of Global Footprint Network and Dr. Jean Rogers of Arup to speak at an event marking the launch of the Living Planet Report 2008 at Global Business Network in San Francisco. Also present to answer questions about Sonoma Mountain Village were Geof Syphers, Richard Pope, and […]


Excellent new US Footprint Calculator

Oakland. Green business leader Paul Hawken has called the Ecological Footprint “true north when it comes to sustainability”. Indeed, ecological footprinting incorporates the more widely-known carbon footprint into a broader assessment of unsustainable consumption, and we use it at BioRegional as our core metric and modeling tool at the neighborhood and city scale. Now our key […]


June 19 2006, Vancouver: Greg Searle helps launch EcoDensity Initiative at World Urban Forum

Vancouver Congress and Exhibition Centre. Mayor Sam Sullivan invited One Planet Communities to speak at the launch of his laudable new Vancouver EcoDensity Initiative as a kick-off to the Third World Urban Forum. The BBC – on hand for the World Urban Forum – ended up quoting one of our remarks. We wrote a short brief on […]