Does the Great White North deserve its green reputation?
The widely held notion that Canada is taking excellent care of its wild, pristine lands ? far better than the gluttonous citizens in the United States ? is nothing more than a misperception approaching myth. Americans, or Yanks as they are often called up north, are frequently verbally assailed by Canadians with the misplaced and perhaps na?ve notion that all U.S. citizens are swine when it comes to caring for and preserving quality country.