Oxygen is what keeps us alive and healthy which is why myself & a few friends created a not for profit corporation to promote better understanding of this. We named it Medical Oxygen Research and invited friend Doctor Wayne Evans to lead the exploration into Oxygen research. Since oxygen is so basic and ubiquitous, most have little understanding of […]
About William Lishman
William (Bill) Lishman M.S.M., L,L,D. (hon) is a world renowned inventor and artist in many media. His works include award-winning documentary films and numerous works of public art, including an 86 foot tall sculpture for expo 86 in Vancouver and Canada’s largest salmon sculpture in Cambellton NB
His best selling autobiography inspired the Columbia Pictures hit film Fly Away Home. as well as the Jaques Perrin feature film The Winged Migration.
Bill was a pioneer in ultralight aviation and initiated the use of ultralight aircraft in establishing new migration routes for precocial birds.
He is cofounder and chair emeritus of Operation Migration which has played the key role in establishing a back up flock of endangered Whooping cranes.
Bill has received numerous awards including the Odyssey of the Mind's prestigious Creativity Award, The Canadian Meritorious Service Medal, the US National Wildlife Federation Conservation award. and two honorary doctorates
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This is really a busy year we are refurbishing our old house (the Chalet). We are stripping and repainting the Sculptures that were once at the Princess Margaret Hospital in Toronto and are soon to re install them in their new colours at the Bridgepoint hospital, (the big glass building that is at the corner […]
Crowd Funding is complete, and was very successful. As of this writing March 11 2015 the Oak Ridges Moraine From Above book is a day off going to print. There are about 300 copies of the book as yet unspoken for. You can reserve a signed copy for $ 150 C plus HST and add […]