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Articles

Shared Spaces

Doug Makaroff discusses how shared spaces and front porches foster interaction between neighbours.

Ottawa Citizen - March 13, 2010
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Doug Makaroff: Grounding Ourself in Nature

In this Focus magazine feature, Doug Makaroff talks about the importance of connecting with the land we call our backyard.

Focus - March 2010
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Island developer is on a mission to save land threatened by clearcutting

Living Forest Communities received local attention on the front page of the Homes section of the Times Colonist recently in “A Friend of the Forest: Island developer is on a mission to save land threatened by clearcutting.

The Times Colonist – July 18, 2009
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Moving Forward

Three big development projects at the south end of Vancouver Island continue to move forward, despite slower economic conditions

Douglas – Victoria’s Business Magazine, July/August 2009
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Developer Assumes Conservation Stance

The Vancouver Sun – June 27, 2009
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Leaders in Sustainability

The Epoch Times
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Why every developer needs to know about the Living Forest Communities model

Real Estate News Exchange (www.renx.ca), April 22, 2009
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Elkington Estate lake project to third reading

Business Vancouver Island (from The Cowichan Valley Citizen)
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Light Green for Green Development in South Shawnigan

The Cowichan News Leader and Pictorial
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Sustainable Cocktails

Business Examiner, Vancouver Island Edition
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Island Developers Lead Green Shift (Victoria Times Colonist and Calgary Herald online)

January 21, 2009
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Three Developers Champion Conservation Considerations (Vancouver Sun)

January 21, 2009
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Hard Times Can Increase Innovation and Collaboration

December 13, 2008
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Residents Asked for Input on Unique Development Proposal

December 12, 2008
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Douglas – Victoria’s Business Magazine

November / December 2008
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Business Vancouver Island

July 2008
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Development to Preserve Forestland

May 28, 2008
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Eco-Village Proposed

January 20, 2007
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Merv Wilkinson Article | Cowichan Valley Citizen

To read a recent article about Wildwood featured in the Cowichan Valley Citizen, please follow this link: Article | Cowichan Valley Citizen - 2008 (PDF 30kb)