MEDIA ARCHIVE

Media Coverage & Outreach List
Press

John Grande's article "Earth Sensitive" can be found at the Green Museum website by clicking here.
The Georgia Straight Sept 3 – 10 ‘98 “The SongBird Project Takes Flight”
Vancouver Courier Aug. 30th ‘98 “Bird Lovers Flock to Roundhouse”
The Globe and Mail Sept. 7th ‘98 “A City’s Recall of the Wild”
West End Times August 21st ‘98 “Saving the Songbirds”
Westender Aug. 27th ‘98 “Birds Find Refuge in Highrise Gardens”
Common Ground Sept. 1998 “Saving the Sounds of Songbirds”
The Province Sept. 6th ‘98 “Strictly for the Birds”
Western Living Mag. Oct. ‘98 “Balcony Scene”
B.C. Environ. Report Fall ‘98 “The Songbird Project”
Westworld Mag. Winter 98/99 “For the Birds”
The Next City Mag. Winter 98/99 Creating A City That Sings
Canadian Living Mag. May ‘99 “Saving Canada‘s Songbirds”
Vancouver Sun April 30 ‘99 “Dawn Chorus Event Strictly For Bird Songs”
First Nations Drum May ‘99 “The SongBird Project – Strengthening Bonds Between Humans & Nature”
Encompass Magazine Jan/Feb 2000 “The SongBird Oratorio”
Vancouver Courier May 3rd 2000 “Composing from Nature”
Vancouver Sun May 2nd 2000 “Garden Blooms Seven Floors Above Streets of Yaletown”
Public Art Review Fall/Winter 2000 Earth Sensitive
Georgia Straight March 29 – April 5 2001 “Songbirds niche in urban environment shrinking”
Common Ground April 2001 “Wake up and Hear the Songbirds”
     

Publications
Garden City Vancouver – The Ultimate Guide to Everything Green in Vancouver by Marg Meikle & Dannie McArthur. Published by Polestar Books 1999 the SongBird project – pages 47 through 51
Creating Bird Habitat in Small Places – A guide for balcony, rooftop, window–box & wall plantings using native plants to attract birds. A resource for the gardens of Babylon Balcony Challenge. Produced by the Douglas College Institute of Urban Ecology & the SongBird project January 1999
Songbirds in the City, a Celebration – published by the Douglas College Institute of Urban Ecology July 1999

Radio and T.V.
Vancouver Co-op Radio – The Rational July 1998
C.B.C. Radio – Early Edition Aug. 1998
CKNW radio – Rafe Mair show Sept. 4th 1998
C.B.C. T.V. – Midmorning   Sept. 9th 1998
Radio Canada – interview w/Claire Bedat re: "The Nest" Oct. 11th 1998
CKNW radio – Bill Good show Feb. 9 1999
Canadian Living T.V. (Babylon Gardens Initiative) Feb. 24th 1999
Vancouver Co-op Radio – Hastings Reserve April 26th 1999
Vancouver Co–op Radio – When Spirit Whispers April 28th 1999
CBC Radio – Early Edition April 29th 1999
Vision T.V. – Skylight (1999 Dawn Chorus) October 18th 1999
CBC Radio – North by NorthWest (Dawn Chorus 2000) May 6th 2000
Also May, 2000––Eve Savary from CBC Arts National interviewed Mark Parlett and the students of Captain Cook Elementary (re: Dawn Chorus 2000)

Outreach

Presentations on SongBird:
 
INTER2000
Redefining Interdisciplinary Arts Practice – Montreal, Canada
02/2000
Between Nature
Explorations in Performance & Ecology – Lancaster University, England
07/2000

Upcoming
 
3rd International Conference on Art Culture Nature
Northern Arizona University, USA
06/2001

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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