Hey friends! A lot has happened since my time as a CC-IUCN Youth Ambassador. This past year has been rich with adventure and loaded with transformation. In recent news, I just graduated from the University of Victoria in an alternative way … with 5 field courses! In May, I headed down to Peru for … More Elise’s Adventure Update
As with any proud Parks Canada employee, I love talking about parks. I’ve mastered the art of bringing Parks Canada into pretty much any situation or conversation. You’re eating canned salmon for lunch? -> The Gulf of Georgia Cannery (a National Historic Site in Richmond, B.C.) used to can it for you! You tell me … More Let’s Talk Parks, Canada!
When walking by the shore, picking up seashells is only natural. In Hawaii, I collected ocean treasures by the beach. Yet, it was my “Kuleana“, a Hawaiian word to describe one’s shared responsibility, to place them back. What I brought home as souvenirs from Hawaii were stories from some of the best storytellers I’ve ever met. These stories about our collective kuleana are ones … More Stories the Ocean Holds