SPA member, Jackie Ellis of Kununurra in WA has, for the 2nd time generously donated paintings to SPA! We thank Jackie very much for her gift and are taking this wonderful opportunity to auction these works for SPA
The titles of the 2 works , “Ecology Connected to Everything Else” and “Ecology -Everything is Connected” encapsulate the important principle that environmentalists understand to be true – that elements of nature are interconnected and an action upon any one will have downstream consequences.
To view the paintings and bid for one or both – click on Auction.
Supply Shock: Economic Growth at the Crossroads and the Steady State Solution, by Brian Czech.
SPA-SA/NT holds monthly ‘SPA Review’ nights at which books and other materials that have strongly influenced members are outlined and discussed. An innovation for 2017 will be a 5-min ‘Book and Blog Alert’ segment when certain key papers, postings or other information is reported and links provided. Note that volunteers to present this Alert at the May and June nights are still needed. Members, friends and other members of the public are welcome, and there is no charge. Refreshments are provided.
Rod Quantock at his funny best uses his humour to tackle the important matter of too many people, the environmental and social costs of too many people. You will be both informed and amused by this brilliant presentation.
Kelvin describes the importance of limiting population growth, of the opposition from many quarters to discussing this matter, including vested interests as well as politicians and media for fear of being called racist