Golder Associates became a Corporate Supporter of the OSFund in 2014.
As a 100%-employee-owned company, it is committed to sustainable development.
2014 GRANTS announced, 2014 January 30
The Advisors have reviewed proposals submitted in December, 2013 and are pleased to announce the award of three grants to: the Causeway Work Centre, Matthew House Refugee Services, and the Mississippi Madawaska Land Trust Conservancy. The Advisors anticipate making another announcement in due course. For details of the grants announced today, please click here 2014 Grants.
Extreme weather in Canada, Insurance Bureau of Canada, 2014 January 20
The December 2013 ice storm in southern Ontario and eastern Canada resulted in $200 million in insured losses and pushed the year-end severe weather insured loss total to $3.2 billion, which is the highest in Canadian history...
For a review of extreme weather, click here
Human activity has warmed the Earth
In its fifth assessment, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change concludes that it is extremely likely (95-100% probability) that most of the global warming since 1950 has been due to human influences. A synopsis may be found here: JGH9398,syn.pdf
We are very pale green at the moment, but the hue may be deepening.
referring to the City of Ottawa,
Ottawa Citizen, 2011 November 14
The goal of the OSF is to help change the hue to dark green!
Paul Koch, Chair, OSFund