Roy L Hales is a Canadian author living in the West Coast of British Columbia. He has been freelancing since 1982, originally writing features in in the print news media, and been the editor of two websites and a quarterly magazine. He was the editor of the Vine Press (1992 & 1993), editor of San Diego Loves Green in 2013 and founded the ECOreport (www.theecoreport.com) in 2014. Some of his recent work can be found on websites like Clean Technica, East County Magazine, PVSolarReport and the Watershed Sentinel. He is currently editor/owner of the blog the ECOreport and has a radio program, also called the ECOreport, which is broadcast on three British Columbian stations as well as the internet.