Dr. Patrick Moore, Author, Speaker, Environmentalist
Dr. Patrick Moore is an internationally renowned ecologist and environmentalist. Beginning his career as an activist/leader in the Greenpeace movement he now concentrates on collaborative efforts aimed at finding environmental solutions. He speaks and lectures frequently at universities, community meetings and conferences. As a public figure and a senior spokesperson for the Forest Alliance of BC he appears on national television and radio and is often quoted in the press. As Director and Vice-President, Environment and Government Affairs for Waterfurnace International 1995-1998 he worked to build awareness of the benefits of renewable earth energy technology. He is an accomplished author and photographer and recently published "Green Spirit – Trees are the Answer", a book on forestry and the environment. Dr. Moore believes strongly in the multi-stakeholder, consensus-based approach to resolving conflicts involving environmental, social, and economic issues.In 1991 Dr. Moore founded Greenspirit, a consultancy focusing on environmental policy and communications in natural resources, biodiversity, energy and climate change.