News & Updates
For over a decade Brinkman Forest Ltd. has been fortunate enough to work with First Nations communities in northwest British Columbia, forming strong partnerships that create value and spur economic development in the region. Traditionally these partnerships focused on the management of forest resources, which remains the core of what Brinkman Forest Ltd. offers its clients today.
Last week, hundreds of thousands of passionate earth advocates flooded the streets of Manhattan in the Peoples Climate March: a unified groundswell for climate action at the UN Climate Summit. I travelled to New York for Climate Week to lend a voice, collaborate, and build opportunities for Brinkman Climate.
Childhood friends Aaron Ross and Levon Kendall formed their non-profit charitable organization, The Music Tree, to build an “inspirational organization working to foster musical and ecological growth in our communities.” The roots of The Music Tree’s vision run very deep in several ways with the Brinkman Group’s tree planting legacy.
By Dirk Brinkman, CEO and Co-Founder Brinkman Group
It is with great gratitude for the incredible individuals with which I am privileged to work, that I awoke into the first workday of 2014. By virtue of your incredible capacity, dedication, integrity and commitment, the Brinkman Group has lead local sustainable solutions over 40 some years.
By Lumi Faucher
There is no way in hell anyone else could see that truck from the road. Only a chance iPod malfunction could’ve made someone stop at that particular spot, a very dodgy curve on a relatively unsafe highway. So I head down the embankment to the horrific scene at the bottom, a destroyed vehicle with two people trapped inside. The truck had stopped on its side with a man and a woman stuck, getting eaten alive by mosquitoes and no-see-ums, injured and completely dehydrated.
By Erik Brinkman
We gathered en mass on November 19th 2013 at East and West parallel memorials, to celebrate the life of Faraz Khodabandeh. Hundreds of souls who had been touched by the inimitable energy of a rare modern renaissance man shared stories, photos and memories. This knee-buckling slideshow, Faraz Khodabandeh 1984-2013, made up of a mosaic of photos and quotes submitted by his innumerable friends and loving family was viewed at the events. Man was he ever photogenic.
By Betsy Barcus
You have braved plane travel, sloshed through torrential rains, avoided possible landslides and flooding (especially if you took the coastal highway past Parrita), and survived the famous Costa Rican roads.
Welcome to Salamá, the headquarters for our Costa Rican Operations!