Climate change? Remember that?
2019’s looming world disaster is still a major threat, despite the focus in the news shifting to a another life threatening phenomenon beginning with a C.
But Yellowknife-based author and biologist Jamie Bastedo is trying to look at climate change and taking action, more positively: in his new book Protectors of the Planet.
The book tells the story of twelve different people doing their part to combat climate change.
Their stories range from tales of hiking from Yellowstone to Yukon to running for prime minister.
All of it, Bastedo says, is to try and inspire people.
Finding that balance, especially amid COVID-19, can help drive people towards positive change.
Bastedo hopes his book can achieve that.