In January 2004 Next Step Integral’s founder, Stephan Martineau, initiated an attempt to implement an Integral Approach to Forestry in the Slocan Valley of British-Columbia in collaboration with several grass roots organizations.
The Slocan Valley seemed like the perfect candidate for such a project. How so? It had all the elements that would lead anyone to predict guaranteed failure. If an integral approach were to be successful, it would speak loudly for the approach.
READ ABOUT THE PROJECT: HERE
ALSO - READ AN INTERVIEW WITH STEPHAN: HERE