Re-Imagining The Future

Imagine a future where we are no longer staring down a climate crisis but are experiencing a drawdown of carbon from the atmosphere… Join our inspired Climate Action Muskoka team of contributors on a journey as they look to Muskoka in 2030, 2040, and onwards.

Re-Imagining the Future: Turning Muskoka’s main street into green street
David Bruce Patterson

Green planning… makes our thoroughfares more scenic, encourages walking, hiking, and biking, reduces heat islands, and improves air quality.

David Bruce Patterson
June 11,2021

Reimagining the Future: Urban green space in Muskoka
Bet Smith

The year is 2040.
Thank goodness for all the plants!

Bet Smith
May 20, 2021

Reimagining the Future: Your environmental footprint in a digital Muskoka world
Rob McPhee

What goes into the manufacturing of digital devices?

by Rob McPhee
May 13, 2021

Reimagining the Future: My next vehicle in Muskoka will be electric
Frank de Jong

Ever since I drove a friend’s all-electric Chevy Bolt, I’ve been suffering from electric vehicle (EV) envy.

by Frank de Jong
May 6, 2021

Reimagining the Future: The future of food in Muskoka
Christina Hunter

Once upon a time, two refugee boys went into their first grocery store in North America and cried at the sight of it.

by Christina Hunter
April 22, 2021

Reimagining the Future: Glorious food for Muskoka
Susan Biehn Smith

Imagine that nature, food and tourism can be symbiotic

by Susan Biehn Smith 
April 15, 2021

Reimagining the future: Food waste in Muskoka
Amy Snow

Take responsibility for your own waste from consumables

by Amy Snow
April 1, 2021

Reimagining the future: What is old is new again in Muskoka
Lesley Hastie

Virtually nothing is wasted, just as in the old days, says columnist.

by Leslie Hastie
March 25, 2021

How one Climate Action Muskoka member reimagines staying warm at home
Oliver Klimek

Here is my plan, writes Climate Action Muskoka member.

by Oliver Klimek – Bracebridge Examiner
March 18, 2021

Re-Imagining the future: Climate Action Muskoka launches vision
Linda Mathers

We are at a crossroad with opportunities like never before, says columnist.

by Linda Mathers
March 11, 2021