Ecological Civilization, Environment, Pando Forest

Pando Update: Crafting a Course to Sustainability

In 2019, we began to see the face of progress at Pando and register some success — though we have a long way to go.

Environment, Events, Pando Forest

EXPEDITION: PANDO, and DIY guide

Marc O’Brien offers a retrospective reflection on his recent EXPEDITION PANDO adventure.

Environment, Events, Pando Forest, Reenvisioning Nature; Reenvisioning Science

Join Me for EXPEDITION: Pando!

“This place leaves a mark on your soul.” says Pando’s design strategist Marc O’Brien “You take something back with you after every visit.” That’s why he’s going back this May.

Advocacy, Environment, Nature

Defending the Boundary Waters

Joseph Goldstein explains why the fight for our planet is “all about the small steps forward…about getting back up despite setbacks, about consistently showing up, and about staying even when you’re discouraged,” like the defense he and his peers have mounted on behalf of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness.

Ecological Civilization, Environment

Finding Oneness Among the Ones

I had long known that the ideology of the individualistic separate self was a delusion and in fact societal suicide, but in Pando we have a living organism to show us our alternative to a separateness which is not sustainable.

Environment, Nature, Reimagining and Reinventing the Wisdom Traditions—World Loyalty, Religion

Laudato Si: On Care for our Common Home

Pope Francis’ bold clarion call in Laudato Si’ is passionate but also thoughtful and undogmatic in exemplary ways. Even while summonsing the best conclusions and consensus of the scientific community, there is a tone of humility and a recognition that knowledge is always partial and emergent.