Francois Plourde

City Councillor
Anjou
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Better known as Renard frak on social media. :) Long time activist for the conservation of Montreal's eastern wastelands and woodlands. Advisor and activist for the Coalition citoyenne pour le parc-nature du Bois-d'Anjou and Mobilisation 6600 parc-nature MHM. Co-founder of Les AmiEs du parc-nature Ruisseau-de-la-Grande-Praire. Documentarian who has looked into Montreal's green and blue infrastructure, ecosystem services and the ecological transition.

Researcher and author, he believes in linking history, photographic archives and scientific work to achieve a better understanding of Anjou's hydrography, the composition of its natural environments and improv the interactions with residents, businesses and industries. Anjou is an ancient agricultural territory dotted with streams and wetlands, there are great economic benefits to be achieved by combatting against huge heat islands as well as better managing rainwater.

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